An inbound Metra express screams through Downers Grove Fairview Ave station.
An MPI unit rolls toward a stop at Glenview, IL with an early afternoon northbound commuter run.
A St. Patrick's Day rush for downtown Chicago.
Train 2131 rolls through the auto greaser as it climbs into Libertyville.
An outbound commuter train flies past the Grand / Cicero Metra station.
People are out in T-shirts and the trees are budding a month earlier than normal as Chicago has a week plus of record setting temperature days. The 5:00 train is about to stop and let off passeng... (more)
The express to Fairview and all stops after leaves it's second stop as those who disembarked wait for it to pass.
The CSX hopper train has passed Metra 1245 which will be crossing over to main 3 to head back to CUS for another ... (more)
A westbound Metra commuter train was passing through the station at Hinsdale, IL on May 9, 1991, led by Metra F40PH-2 No. 180. At the time, it was the only Metra unit operating on Metra trains be... (more)
On a very unusually warm day, Metra F40C #614 hits the throttle out of Chicago with a load of commuters weary and tired from their day at work.
A Fox Lake bound suburban makes its stop at Edgebrook during Chicago's first decent snow storm.
Metra F40PHM-2 #196 passes the old Wabash depot in Chicago Ridge with an outbound train just before the start of rush hour.
An outbound commuter train flies under the old and new signals at Highlands. The old signal bridge was taken down a little over two weeks later on the 24th.
A passenger waiting to cross the tracks is silhouetted by the headlight of an inbound express. In less than three weeks, the searchlights were gone and the tri-lights activated.
An inbound commuter pushes away from the station in Northbrook, IL. during a brief lake effect snow storm in early February.