Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Metra Electric Train On South SideTrains were stopped Monday afternoon after a Metra Electric train hit and killed a pedestrian on the South Side, authorities said.
Wheaton Metra Station Remains Closed, Riders Use Temporary Warming TrailerMany Metra riders in Wheaton are thankful they have a temporary place to stay warm while they wait for their trains, after a fire wrecked the station.
Polar Blast Makes For Painful Return From Holiday BreakMetra is working to keep things moving throughout the deep freeze, with temperatures as cold as 15 below zero to start the morning in the Chicago area.
Metra Winter Weather GuideThis week's bitter cold has not been kind to Metra and some of its passengers.
Metra Considering Charging Riders More During Peak Travel PeriodsMetra is considering changing the way it charges customers.
Metra To Modify Train Schedules During Holiday SeasonThe Chicago-area commuter rail agency says it's modifying travel schedules and offering passes for unlimited travel during the holiday season.
RTA Approves Fare Hikes At CTA, Metra, PaceThe RTA board approved Thursday fare increases for CTA, Metra and Pace as part of the 2018 Regional Transit Operating Budget.
RTA To Give Final Approval To Fare Hikes At CTA, Metra, PaceThe Regional Transportation Authority board is the last stop for fare increases and related budgetary matters.
Metra Says Kids May Ride Free During Last Weeks Of DecemberMetra says kids will be able to ride for free during the last two weeks of December.
CPD Increases Patrols Around CTA, Metra After New York ExplosionChicago Police have increased patrols around major transit hubs in the city following an explosion Monday morning near Times Square in New York City.
Metra Rock Island Train Hits Pedestrian In BronzevilleThe 90-year-old man was taken to Stroger Hospital with a broken arm in good condition, according to Chicago Police.
RTA: More Train Troubles Possible Without State FundingRTA Chairman Kirk Dillard told the City Club of Chicago the transit system needs hundreds of millions of dollars for capital projects and upkeep.