Metra 104 the City of Chicago backs off of the BNSF and onto the old Rock Island as it heads for the yard for servicing and staging for tomorrow's rush.
Metra 104 leads the first afternoon rush hour train west past the searchlights at East Wood Dale.
An inbound Metra makes its way towards its next station, Lake Forest.
Fresh paint on the recent rebuild reflect the late evening sun.
Inbound and outbound Metra trains pass at Roosevelt Rd.
Metra crosses over as Amtrak holds ahead waiting for a signal.
The "City of Chicago" pushes on her train inbound to Union Station.
The yard is full of scoots waiting over the holiday
An inbound Metra from Orland Park (thanks Metxpix.com) rolls passes by a pair of BNSF GEVOs awaiting clearance south with a coal drag, while a P32-BWH marshals passenger cars.
Metra 104 pulls into Joliet for a scheduled stop.