Metra To Operate Trains At Reduced Speeds Amid Extreme Heat
Metra BNSF and Southwest Service Trains Delayed During Rush Hour; Train Blocking All Tracks Out Of Rail Yard MovedMetra commuters taking the BNSF and Southwest Service trains should expect "extensive delays" Friday evening, according to Metra officials.
Metra Adds Service On Some Lines For Taste Of ChicagoAlcohol will not be allowed on Metra after 7 p.m. on Friday or all day Saturday and Sunday. Metra also says trains may not be able to accommodate bicycles from Friday through Sunday.
Trains Moving After All Trains Were Halted At Millennium Station Due To 'Electrical Power Issues'Inbound and outbound trains have been halted between 51st Street and Millennium Station due to "electrical power issues," according to Metra's website.
Metra Train Kills Pedestrian Near Cary; Extensive Delays For Union Pacific Northwest LineA Metra train struck and killed a person Tuesday morning near the station in north suburban Cary, causing extensive delays during the morning rush on the Union Pacific Northwest line.
South Shore Line, Metra Add Trains, Offer Lyft Discount For Sunday's Pride ParadeThe South Shore Line and Metra will operate additional trains Sunday to accommodate riders heading to the Chicago Pride Parade.
Metra Train That Caught Fire Was Due For RepairsA Metra train that burst into flames at Union Station Thursday was due for repairs but got passed over because of money, and there are more trains overdue for repairs.
Metra Union Pacific North Line Trains Delayed After Mechanical FailureMetra Union Pacific North line trains are running up to 90 minutes late Tuesday morning, after a mechanical problem with a train headed from Kenosha to downtown Chicago.
Extensive Delays For Metra BNSF Service After Amtrak Train Kills Person Near BerwynMetra BNSF service was halted for more than two hours Monday, after an Amtrak train hit and killed a person near Berwyn.
Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian In Downers Grove, BNSF Line DelayedService on Metra's BNSF Railway line was halted for nearly an hour, after a train struck a pedestrian in west suburban Downers Grove late Wednesday morning.
Mass Transit Will Ride With More Money For Extra Rail Cars, Maintenence"This is a substantial package and this will address a substantial portion of the maintenance needs that we have in this region."
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By UP North Line Metra Train Near Indian HillA pedestrian was fatally struck by UP North Line Metra train Wednesday evening, Metra officials confirm.
Body Of Teen Missing After Being Struck By Metra Train In Joliet FoundThe body of a second teenager who was struck by a Metra Rock Island train Wednesday night was found and positively identified Saturday, Metra said.
Search Suspended For Teen Missing After Being Struck By Metra Train In JolietAt least one teenager was killed by a Metra Rock Island train Wednesday night, and authorities are searching for a second teen who is missing and presumed dead in Joliet.
Metra Monthly Pass Holders To Get Unlimited Weekend Travel Outside ZonesMetra monthly pass holders will soon be able to travel across zones on weekends for no additional cost.