METX 196 shoves on the rear of an inbound Metra train.
F40PH-3's 100 and 216 double head a rush hour "Suburban" bound for Fox Lake as they cross over at Rondout.
Metra 917 departs passes CP-Lumber with a train bound for Joliet. Leading the way is F59PH 99, one of three such models on Metra. On the left is the Amtrak Y25 yard job, which is spinning an inbou... (more)
Metra 8307 departs Chicago with a bilevel EMU consist for points south.
Adam Farence Photo
Metra 127 departs Elmhurst with a outbound train.
"Metra on the Rock Island"
One of METRA's newest F40 repaints shoves train #518 towards Chicago's LaSalle Street Station under a set of original Rock Island searchlight... (more)
A pack of silent screamers lined up at Elburn Yard waiting out the cold weekend for the Monday morning commute.
Metra 151 leads a outbound train past the carnival in Wheaton.
Metra 126 leads a outbound train through downtown Wheaton.
Rock Island service creeps toward Lasalle Street Station. This line may offer the most diverse Metra locomotive roster ever with F40s, MP36, and GE P42's appearing one after another.
It still takes getting used to seeing these locos and this paint scheme running Metra commuter service out of Lasalle Street Station.
An inbound Metra Electric train passes through Homewood on the way to downtown Chicago under original Illinois Central catenary poles.
Metra Train 2141 makes its way through A-5 Tower onto the CP C&M Sub. as it rolls towards Fox Lake with a Milwaukee District North Line commuter move behind an MPI MP36PH-3S.
Locomotive: MET... (more)