Metra Unveils Its New Budget And New Plans For UpgradesMetra wants to start buying new railcars and locomotives. It also want to start fixing up the ones they already have. There are also plans to upgrade the accessibility of stations and parking lots.
Metra UP-N Movement Halted, Train Strikes VehicleTrain movement is halted near Lake Forest on the Metra Union Pacific North line after a train clipped a vehicle Saturday.
Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian Near Glen Ellyn; Extensive Delays On Union Pacific West LineAn inbound UP West line train hit a pedestrian around 5:20 a.m. near the Glen Ellyn station, according to Metra.
SouthWest Service Metra Train Derails After Striking Semi Truck; Service HaltedA SouthWest Service Metra train derailed Friday afternoon after striking a semi truck near Wrightwood around 3:20 p.m., Metra confirmed.
2 Injured In South Side Crash; Metra Electric District Tracks BlockedPOlice said two cars crashed at 71st and Stony Island shortly after 6 a.m.
Metra SouthWest Service Moving Again After Truck Strikes Bridge Near WrightwoodTrain service on the Metra SouthWest Service Line is moving with extensive delays after a semi truck struck a bridge near Wrightwood Thursday morning, Metra said.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Freight Train In Northbrook, Metra Milwaukee North Line AffectedExtensive delays are expected for the Metra Milwaukee North Line after a pedestrian was fatally struck by a freight train near Northbrook Monday.
Pedestrian Struck By Metra Train In Des Plaines, Extensive Delays PersistA pedestrian was struck by a Metra train in Des Plaines Sunday morning.
Metra Electric District Service Resumes After SUV Hits Railroad Bridge Near Riverdale StationMetra Electric District trains have resumed normal service, after an SUV crashed into a railroad bridge near the Riverdale station Friday morning, prompting a safety inspection of the span.
Person Struck, Killed By Metra Train In Downtown EvanstonA Metra train struck and killed a pedestrian in downtown Evanston Friday afternoon.
BREAKING: Train Derailment At BNSF Rail YardMetra said it's not sure if the incident will have an effect on service.
MISSING: Tiffany Keokanlaya, 19, Last Seen At Union StationThe South Elgin Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating Tiffany Keokanlaya, 19, who was last seen at Union Station.
Metra Offering 2-Day Pass For Lollapalooza TravelDiscounted two-day Metra passes are on sale for Lollapalooza travel.
Metra UP-W Service Stopped After Train Hits Car Near Oak ParkMetra UP-W service was halted in both directions for over an hour after an inbound train struck a vehicle near Oak Park.
Metra To Operate Trains At Reduced Speeds Amid Extreme Heat