The entire locomotive fleet of the Sanitary District of Chicago's railroad is sitting outside the railroad's shops in Stickney, Illinois on a sunny March afternoon. The roster of all end cab locom... (more)
CSDX SW1 3 shoves its train back into the Plant in Stickney.
In a lucky "sucker hole" of sun, the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago heads east back to the plant in Stickney. SW1 #3, built in 1952, leads the way. With MP15D... (more)
CSDX #3, one of the Chicago Sanitary District's three venerable SW1's, shoves 13 empties to the loader in Stickney. The train just completed its trip from the dumping fields in Willow Springs.
Field of....poop. The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (Sanitary District of Chicago, for short) is the only railroad in America (and possibly the world?) that transports... (more)
The Sanitary District of Chicago's roundhouse offered a view of their full roster today. From left to right, MP15DC 4 and SW1's 2, 3 and 1 bask in the afternoon sunlight. Usually, the power is kep... (more)