Metra To Rehab 302 More Railcars With New Seats, AmenitiesChicago's suburban commuter rail service is starting a new round of railcar improvements.
Metra: Woman's Body Found Near Ravenswood StationThe female was struck by a train just after noon, but it was not clear which train had struck her.
Metra Closing 2 More Ticket Offices Due To Online SalesSuburban Chicago's commuter rail service says it's closing two ticket offices because so many riders are buying tickets online or through a mobile app
Happy Transit Workers Appreciation Day!CTA, Metra, Pace and the South Shore Line all hope you tell a transit worker "Thank you."
CTA, Metra To Provide Extra Service For St. Patrick’s DayThe CTA and Metra will provide extra service to St. Patrick’s Day celebrations this weekend, though Metra is warning riders that alcohol will not be allowed on trains.
Mechanical Problems, ‘Extensive Delays’ On Metra Rock Island DistrictInbound train No. 600, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 6:04 a.m., was stopped shortly before 6 a.m. near 99th Street due to the mechanical problems, according to Metra. Trains were operating ahead of train No. 600 to accommodate commuters throughout the line.
Metra CEO Don Orseno Announces Plans To Retire At End Of 2017Metra’s Board of Directors has formed a committee to find Orseno’s replacement, with the aim of hiring someone by this fall.
Amtrak Computer Glitch Causes Major Delays For Metra At Union StationMetra trains heading in and out of Union Station were halted for about 90 minutes Friday morning, after Amtrak computers controlling the tracks and switches went down.
Pedestrian Struck By Metra Train Near Long LakeThe pedestrian was identified as 27-year-old Anthony Solano of Round Lake Beach, according to Lake County Coroner Dr. Howard Cooper.
Metra's Fare Hike Takes Effect, The Third Increase In 3 YearsCommuters who use Metra are paying more for their rides starting Wednesday.
Metra Faces Lawsuit Of Racial Discrimination Against EmployeesA group of African-American Metra police officers are suing the transit agency.
New Schedules On Several Metra Lines Start SundayNew schedules start Sunday on Metra’s SouthWest Service, Milwaukee North and Milwaukee West lines.