At dusk, a Metra West Line train departs the Windy City, bound for Big Timber Road near Elgin, IL.
On the eve of a special Government Affairs event at Chicago Union Station for fair job hiring and employment retention of America's Veteran's, 2 patriotically-adorned tribute locomotives pose for ... (more)
The Chicago Terminal Crosses over the Chicago River on its old Milwaukee Road swing bridge.
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The Chicago Terminal heads past the super-industrial street running trackage through General Iron on their way to Goose Island
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A eastbound CTA train heads east down the Kennedy expressway.
A westbound CTA blue line train heads down the Kennedy expressway enroute to O Hare airport.
Metra 198 leads a outbound Southwest Service train south out of the city.
NS 5016 brings a local past the Burnham Ave crossing in South Chicago.
On a gloomy morning two miles west of Chicago Union Station the commuter rush is in full swing as our special train approaches Western Avenue. Photo from the observation platform of the Warren R.H... (more)
The 181 and 510 shove their train out of the station toward the yard.
Heading out of Union Station and hazing up the area having just belched out a cloud of smoke.
Charging out of the windy city during the evening rush, this F40 is lookin' good! Photo taken on RR property with permission.
It's rush hour and there's 5 commuter trains in one shot, something not uncommon for this area.
This is the end - the last run of CTA's 2200 series cars in revenue service. It was very appropriate of CTA to assemble 8 of them for a final, farewell, ceremonial run.
40 feet below the streets, passengers disembark the 2200 farewell trip at Washington.