Milwaukee Road commuter trains pass each other during the morning commute at Chicago Union Station. The F40Cs were some of the first new generation diesel locomotives purchased with public funds t... (more)
Newly rebuilt Metra MP36 419 pushes a inbound under the Pennsy signals at CP Morgan. Metra has begun rebuilding its MP36 fleet into the -3C version.
Amtrak departure, Metra arrival, and track workers all present just outside of Chicago's Union Station.
City of New Orleans departs Chicago Union Station.
Train will pull across Canal Street Lift Bridge and then shove back to access St. Charles Air Line in foreground.
As a result of a Chicagoland blizzard, the South Shore lost electric service along part of its territory from Chicago to South Bend. To keep commuters moving, the railroad borrowed several diesel... (more)
Amtraks P42DC Genesis locos 71 and 9 push a long distance Amtrak train into Union Station ready for an afternoon departure.
RTA 118 rolls an early afternoon rush hours commuter train west out of Union Station in downtown Chicago, heading under the Chicago & North Western entry into their Madison Street Station. An F40C... (more)
A northbound CTA Red Line train departs out of the Addison station, passing through Wrigleyville.
A surprise CTA work train races south down the middle of the Dan Ryan expressway at 33rd St.
With many railfans capturing the action on the ground, Southern 4501 begins to work its way south from LaSalle Street station along the Rock Island main as its cloud of steam and the Chicago skyli... (more)
BRC MP15 151 leads a work train south past 63rd St on the Kenton Line.
...Adam Farence Photo.
During the Fourth of July weekend, Southern 4501 was used to haul passengers on an excursion around Chicago and Indiana known as the Independence Limited. Prior to one of its runs, the steam loco... (more)
Eastbound EL train passing through Pullman Junction
CTA 5529 arrives into the Addison station with another trainload of excited Cubs fans ready to celebrate the team's first World Series win since 1908.