Iowa 154 and 510 slowly exit the Metra Yard, their 115 car ANBIU, not clear of Bridge 407 yet.
IAIS 154 and 510 lead eastbound ethanol tanks through New Lenox.
Entering New Lenox, Iowa 154 and 510 are working really hard to get their eastbound ethanol train up to speed.
IAIS 154 is really struggling out of Joliet, as it leads 115 cars towards Blue Island.
Metra MP36 412 departs Tinley Park with an inbound.
Just like the good old days, when the IAIS would follow the 10:24 Metra out of Joliet. The power has changed a bit, though.
Ethanol as far as the eye can see. IAIS 503 brings up the rear of an eastbound, extra ethanol train from Council Bluffs, Iowa, to Blue Island, Illinois.
Metra 409 is on the move, westbound out of the Front Street Station. It's next stop is New Lenox.
Metra 208 arrives into the Front Street Station in Mokena.
Metra 206 highballs west through the forest. Next stop: New Lenox
Shortly after clearing the diamonds at Joliet, a pair of IAIS GP38-2's and an ES44AC open it up, eastward at the outer edges of the Metra Yard.
BORE (B&O Rock East) with 250 cars rolls up to the 191st St. crossing. Trains this size on the New Rock Sub were normal during this period as were the GP15T's.