Classic Chicago Scene
Metra 823 departs OTC for Kenosha, WI with a non-rebuilt F40 leading. This F40PH-2, #138 will soon be rebuilt to the F40PH-3 class.
Metra 509 to Elburn, IL departs with ex-Amtrak F59PHI #82 leading.
CNW Paint On An F59?
Metra 721 to Harvard, IL departs Chicago's Ogilvie Transportation Center with ex-Amtrak F59PHI #90 (formerly 467.) Once an F59 used on Amtrak's Cascades route in the P... (more)
It may not be Utah or California, but the trains running through downtown Chicago travel through their own urban canyons on their way to/from their respective stations.
Here, Metra no. 173 sh... (more)
A lineup of five Metra F40s sitting at Ogilvie on the UP in Chicago.
METRA EMD FP40PH locomotives, No.139, 158 and 144, close to starting services in the rush hour from Ogilvie Transportation Center in downtown Chicago, by the viaduct that passes over the Fulton St... (more)
The city is quiet and all the commuters are gone. The switch warmers are about to turn on while Metra F40PH #130 waits through the cold Chicago night.
Former Amtrak California Pacific Surfliner F59PHI sits in the Metra Ogilvie Transportation Center. Taken from the CTA Clinton stop.
Metra purchased 21 Amtrak F59PHI's in 2018, most of which ar... (more)
Metra's C&NW heritage unit is seen on sitting on track 5 next to a painted Pullman shortly before making its first trip to Crystal Lake.
METX 147 and UPY 711 sit side by side at Chicago's former-CNW station.
METRA EMD FP40PH locomotives, No.137 and No.160, close to starting services in the rush hour, entering Ogilvie Transportation Center in downtown Chicago, by the viaduct that passes over the Fulton... (more)
The Metra ONP trainset sits in Ogilvie awaiting departure for the UP North Line.
An inbound Metra shoves into Ogilvie Transportation Center.
A inbound Metra train arrives at OTC for its final stop of its inbound trip.
Metra 128 "City of Evanston" lead an outbound commuter rush hour train from the Ogilvie Center.