Normal Service Resumes On BNSF Railway After Pedestrian Killed By Freight TrainPolice said, around 12:45 p.m., a pedestrian was struck by a freight train at the Cowley Road crossing on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Kids Ride For Free On Metra Through Labor DayMetra is making it easier to take a family trip by extending its "Family Fares" program.
Metra Union-Pacific Northwest Service Halted Near Gladstone Park After Person Is Hit, Killed By TrainMetra Union-Pacific Northwest service was halted near Gladstone Park during the afternoon rush Monday after a pedestrian was hit and killed by a train.
2 Metra Train Lines Now Running With Bike CarsThe cars have room for 16 bicycles, instead of the five allowed on Metra's other accessible cars.
Metra Slowly Adjusting Service As Commuters Return, City ReopensCBS 2 asked Metra about its plans and the agency tells us they have no firm date on when trains will be running normally again.
When Will Metra Add More Trains Back To Its Schedule? The Plan Is To Do It GraduallyChicago’s reopening means more people traveling into the city, with more cars already on the roads. But when will Metra add more trains to its schedule?
Metra To Hire More Than 100 Workers 'For Expected Increase In Ridership'“Metra is always looking for talented people who thrive in a challenging and fast-paced industry. Our most important resource is a committed and diverse team that brings together a wealth of knowledge, skill and experience.”
Metra Adding More Trains As People Start Returning To Office, But Roll Toward Normalcy Is SlowMetra is expanding its schedule - adding more trains because of an uptick in the number of people returning to the office.
Metra Will Install High Tech Air Purifiers In Railcars
Woman Says GPS Led Her Onto Train Tracks In Lake Barrington; Metra Train Ended Up Hitting Her CarA woman said GPS led her right into the path of a Metra train in Lake Barrington Thursday evening.
Metra Train Strikes Vehicle Near Wheeling; Extensive Delays ExpectedA Metra North Central Service train struck a vehicle near Wheeling Friday morning.
Highwood Metra Station Closed After Water Pipe Breaks; Trains Still Stopping At StationThe Highwood Metra station is closed due to a broken water pipe.
Man Fatally Struck By Metra Train In LaGrange; Delays Expected On BNSF LineA man was fatally struck by a Metra train in LaGrange Tuesday morning.
Despite President Joe Biden's Transportation Mask Mandate, Metra Not Confronting ViolatorsIt's been a problem since the early days of the pandemic: public transit passengers not following masking rules.
Metra Electric Train Halted In South Suburbs After Wires Come DownWires came down near the Metra Electric tracks in the south suburbs Sunday afternoon, halting a train.