Metra Heritage Corridor Trains Halted After Body Found On Tracks In BridgeportMetra has halted all inbound Heritage Corridor trains during the morning rush, after a body was spotted on the tracks in the Bridgeport neighborhood.
Freight Train Derailment Blocks Metra Tracks; Heritage Corridor Trains CanceledMetra has canceled morning service on the Heritage Corridor, after a freight train derailed in southwest suburban Willow Springs, blocking the tracks.
Metra Heritage Corridor Train Stalled More Than 2 Hours After Engine BreakdownMetra passengers have been sitting on a stalled train for more than two hours, after the engine broke down on the way from the southwest suburbs to Union Station.
Switch Project Means Delays, Platform Changes For Metra Riders At Union StationAmtrak will begin a 40-day project to revamp switches on the south end of Union Station, and that could mean delays and platform changes for riders on the BNSF, SouthWest Service and Heritage Corridor lines.
Metra Cops To Park Cars, Board Trains This SummerMetra police said the move was an effort to raise officers’ visibility as the summer season brings more casual riders on the trains, along with regular daily commuters.
Metra Apologizes For Monday's Union Station DelaysMetra is apologizing to riders a day after signal problems forced Union Station commuters to experience lengthy delays, crowded conditions and communication issues.
Metra Planning Minor Schedule Changes On 4 LinesMetra plans schedule adjustments it is characterizing as minor, but to make sure, it wants input from riders.
Plans On Track To Expand Heritage Corridor Train ServicePlans to expand commuter service on the Heritage Corridor rail line in the southwest suburbs appear to be on track.