One of the "new" units brings her train into Grayslake.
A westbound suburban departs The Zoo Stop in the late afternoon.
A beautiful cloud-free mid May morning day's silence is broken up by a pair of express trains. Whether or not you like passenger trains, there is no "rush" like two express trains passing each ot... (more)
Another busy rush hour as an inbound commuter train clears the crossing and auto and pedstrian traffic is allowed to cross.
Metra 2158 is waiting at Grayslake for the 2149 to arrive at 8:15 pm. The 2158 is one of the few trains that turn at Grayslake and heads back to Chicago Union Station. This 2158 train set arrived ... (more)
A stormy sky threatens Chicago as the METRA rumbles past the Amtrak Locomotive Facility at 18th Street.
An inbound train flies by on it's way back to the Loop on a frigid evening.
A Metra outbound commuter train pulls into the station in downtown Mokena in this 10 second exposure.
An outbound commuter train passes Lake St tower and under it's namesake.
Leaving the city behind, the 171 leads her scoot under the type "E" signals.
Due to an operational issue at the next crossover, the commuter rush was halted for nearly a half an hour. Here can be seen no less than Five trains continuing their journey to Chciago. ... (more)
The conductor waits for passengers to disembark from one of the last trains of the night from Chicago.
An outbound express passes an inbound local during the morning rush. There's a high green on track two for another inbound express.
The freshly rebuilt number 118 heads over the east siding switch at Grayslake.