Each rail car will get new seats, better air conditioning and electric outlets so passengers can power cellphones and other electronics.
Metra trains on the BNSF line were halted Saturday night near Cicero while a bridge was inspected, causing 40-70 minute delays.
A woman was found dead near Metra train tracks Friday evening in the Lake View neighborhood on the North Side.
A person was hit and killed by a Metra District West Line train during the Monday evening rush in northwest suburban Elgin, officials said.
Chicagoland mass transit requires $37 billion over the next 10 years to achieve a “state of good repair” for our existing network.
A man was hospitalized after being struck Saturday night by a train on Metra’s Union Pacific Northwest Line near northwest suburban Park Ridge.
Metra has launched an online survey to get feedback from customers, former customers and prospective customers about fare options and other ideas.