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Metra Hopes For Smooth Morning Rush After Switch Problems

Metra is hoping for a normal rush hour, one day after a series of problems led to delays for most homebound commuters.

WBBM Newsradio–06/28/2013

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Several Metra Trains Not Running Monday

Several Metra trains on the Union Pacific/North Line and the BNSF Railway are not running Monday morning due to “manpower” issues.


A Metra railroad crossing (credit: CBS)

Union Pacific Signal Problems Lead To Some Metra Delays

Systemwide signal problems on the Union Pacific railroad on Tuesday morning led to a handful of Metra trains being delayed or stopped while the issue was fixed.