Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Metra Train Near Mokena StationA person was fatally struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning.
Metra To Resume Alternate Weekday Schedule On MondayMetra will go back to an alternate weekday schedule on Monday, after more than a week of either suspending service altogether or reducing it amid civil unrest in the Chicago area.
Metra Resumes Service Wednesday With Modified ScheduleMetra service will resume on most lines Wednesday.
Metra Suspends All Service TuesdayThe rail agency said service is suspended for the safety of the public and employees.
Metra Cancels All Service For MondayMetra announced Sunday night that it is canceling all service for Monday amid unrest in the Chicago area.
With Partial Reopening Of Chicago And Illinois Coming, Metra Outlines Plans For Social Distancing, SanitationMetra on Thursday announced its plans to maintain passenger safety amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Metra BNSF Train Strikes Pedestrian Near Naperville; Extensive Delays ExpectedInbound and outbound train movement was stopped after Metra BNSF Train No. 1326 hit a pedestrian.
Metra Train Conductor Tests Positive For CoronavirusA Metra train conductor has tested positive for the coronavirus, the rail agency said Wednesday.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Mass Transit Refunds From CTA, South Shore, MetraAs more workers in Indiana and Illinois work from home during the COVID-19 crisis, mass transit agencies are offering a variety of refunds and incentives for commuters.
How Loss Of Ridership Due To Coronavirus Might Be Affecting Metra's Bottom LineOn Monday morning, commuters who still have to get into Chicago for work will need to adjust to different schedules on Metra.
Coronavirus In Chicago: Metra Cutting Train Service In Half Due To Declining Ridership As Many Stay HomeMetra is cutting service nearly in half as ridership has dropped considerably as more commuters work from home during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Has No Plans To Shut Down CTA; 'We Have To Keep The Public Transit System Going'“We have to keep the public transit system going," the mayor said. "People need to be able to get to work. Lots of folks depend on public transportation to get to and from."
4 Rushed To Hospital In Accident Involving Metra Train, Car In South ShoreFour people, including a child, were injured Thursday night in when a Metra train and a car were involved in an accident in South Shore.
Metra Says It's Making Extra Cleaning Efforts To Combat Spread Of Coronavirus, CTA Says It Cleans Rigorously As It isMetra is paying special attention to certain surfaces on its trains to combat spread of coronavirus, while the Chicago Transit Authority emphasized that it cleans its vehicles and stations rigorously as it is.
Metra Knew For Years About Dangers of Crossing At 87th And Pulaski, Sister Of 2015 Accident Victim SaysA man was killed and three others were injured when a Metra train collided with a car on the tracks in Hometown earlier this month.