Amtrak's phase 1 schemed P42DC number 156 guides it's train into the station at Birmingham.
BNSF 9609 leads SBS Z144 as the train pushes the nearly foot of snow that has accumulated along the tracks from a recent winter storm.
On its inaugural run, the Central Illinois Railway's CB&Q heritage unit heads across Cermak to do the day's work. The engine was painted at the CIRY's yard in Pilsen by employees who care.
Expected to replace GG1's but derailments at speed led to the acquisition of AEM7's.