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.
Train Delays Possible On 3 Metra LinesTrains on the BNSF, Southwest Service and Heritage Corridor lines could experience delays up to 15 minutes during the Thursday evening and Friday morning commutes,
Metra, Amtrak Delays Expected At Union Station Thursday MorningDelays on Metra and Amtrak trains at Union Station were expected during the Thursday morning commute after a partial train derailment that caused delays throughout the day on Wednesday.
Train Derailment At Union Station A "Warning"Metra's outgoing and incoming executive directors told the Regional Transportation Authority board that the train derailment is a warning.
Delays For Metra, Amtrak After Train Derailment At Union StationA partial train derailment Tuesday night at Union Station is expected to cause “significant delays” on several Metra lines during the Wednesday morning commute.
Police: Driver Stole Man’s Bags Outside Union StationA livery driver allegedly stole a man’s luggage early Tuesday outside Union Station on the Near West Side.
Amtrak Signal Problems Delay Metra Trains At Union StationAll Metra trains out of Union Station are experiencing delays Friday morning because of Amtrak signal interference.
Chicago Developer Chosen For $1 Billion Renovation At Union StationRiverside Investment and Development will lead the six-year project to add more than 3 million square feet of new commercial space.
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.
Family Of Man Shot By Amtrak Officer Fights For JusticeThe family of the man shot and seriously injured Wednesday by an Amtrak police officer said the 25-year old from Minneapolis did not deserve to be shot while traveling through Chicago.
Amtrak Police Officer Shoots Man Near Union StationThe man's brother said he fled from a police officer who ordered them against a wall, but didn't show his badge. He said his brother feared being robbed by a fake cop.
3 Union Station Platforms Closing For RepairsThree platforms at Union Station have been closed for maintenance, forcing commuters to walk a bit further to get to their trains.