Metra EMD F40PH-3 No. 179 backs a BNSF commuter train toward Chicago Union Station on the afternoon of November 8, 2018.
A nice area to watch trains coming into and out of Chicago Union Station.
Metra 179 departs Western Springs with a inbound.
Metra 179 leads a outbound train into Westmont.
Metra EMD F40PH-2 No. 179 powers a six-car train of bi-level cars and is making its way toward Chicago Union Station with a trainload of commuters passing Taylor Street just north of Roosevelt Roa... (more)
Metra 179 departs Hinsdale with inbound train 1274.
A westbound Metra at sunset.
Evening Metra prepares to blast off on an unreal 96 degree day (plus full humidity)
After bringing in an outbound train, the 179 now shoves back to Chicago as it departs Joliet.
Lined up and ready roll for the Monday morning rush, five Rock Island District train sets idle the weekend away.
Well after sunset, two Metra trains meet at speed west of the Elmhurst station.
Metra 179 blasts by Lafox Metra Station without stopping. It is headed to the line's terminus in Elburn, a few miles further.
Train 625 becomes 658 as it awaits its timetable departure back to the city.