An evening commuter service out of Chicago Union Station races through the turnouts and slip switches, with a friendly engineer at the throttle.
What year is it??? Except for more skyscrapers in the skyline and less siding on the dilapidated 16th Street Tower, this photo could pass for 1977. This unit was built less than a month before I... (more)
Doubleheaded Metra F59s depart Lockport with Heritage Corridor train 915.
Metra 156 departs Mount Prospect with a outbound train.
Metra 195 arrives into the city with inbound Southwest Service train 830.
Metra 197 leads a outbound express past the old CB&Q depot at Highlands.
Metra 127 leads a outbound express through Mount Prospect.
Metra 217, recently named the "Village of Romeoville", makes a station stop at the new platform in Joliet on its first day of train service.
First Outbound Sunday morning train passes through the small town of Hartland nearing Harvard.
Metra's NIRC 6 tows a single car under the Pennsy signals at CP Morgan.
Metra service leaving from LaSalle Street, in a heavy rain over Chicago in late afternoon of November 1 from last year, with a classic icon of the city in the background, the Willis Tower, built a... (more)
Metra 163 leads a outbound train into Melrose Park.
METX 100 in an RTA wrap leads an outbound thru Arlington Heights, IL.
METX 135 shoves a inbound train into Chicago during the "golden light hour."