Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Metra Train In Mount ProspectA person was fatally struck by a Metra train Thursday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Metra Plans Online Auction Of Surplus Cars, TrucksThe Metra commuter rail agency serving the Chicago area is holding an online auction of surplus sedans, pick-ups and utility trucks.
Metra Exceeds Goal For On-Time Trains In OctoberMetra hit its monthly on-time performance goal with record numbers for October.
Another Fare Increase For Metra CommutersMetra's board of directors is expected to approve a fare increase Friday.
Person Hit By Metra Train In PalatineA Metra Union Pacific-Northwest train struck a pedestrian Saturday afternoon in northwest suburban Palatine.
Rail Officials: Train Service Worked, Given Mass Of People At Cubs EventJaws dropped as fans and regular Friday commuters arrived at Union Station between 2:30 and 4 p.m., cascading like a sea of blue down the main staircase into the Great Hall with virtually no place to go.
Cubs Fans Pack Metra, CTA Trains Ahead Of World Series ParadeChicago Cubs fans started packing rail lines before the crack of dawn as they make their way downtown for the team’s World Series parade and rally Friday morning.
Man Charged With Burglarizing Vehicle At Metra StationA Park Forest man was arrested Tuesday for breaking into a commuter’s vehicle at the Calumet Metra Station in south suburban East Hazel Crest.
Two Hurt When Metra Train Strikes Vehicle On South SideA man and woman in their 70s were hurt Tuesday when their vehicle was struck by a Metra train in the South Shore neighborhood.
Rehab Of Pullman Metra Station Completed On Far South SideMetra has completed a rehabilitation of the 111th Street/Pullman Station on the Electric line in the Far South Side Pullman neighborhood.
Metra UP-NW Trains Delayed After Vehicle Gets Stuck On TracksMultiple trains on Metra’s Union Pacific Northwest Line are operating up to 45 minutes behind schedule Tuesday morning after a vehicle got stuck on the tracks in northwest suburban Arlington Heights.
Ventra App Surpasses 1 Million DownloadsThe Ventra app has been downloaded more than one million times in less than a year since its debut.