Metra Announces No Halted Train Service; Disruption Averted, Tentative Agreement Among Freight Railroads and Unions

Metra passenger trains will not be disrupted. The concern of halted service that might have been disrupted beginning Thursday night is no longer an issue. Metra announced Thursday morning September 15, 2022, “We are happy […]


Metra Train Clips Rear End of Truck’s Semi-Trailer at Rohlwing Rd in Palatine West of Arlington Park Station

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Palatine responded about 10:07 a.m. Monday, January 24, 2022 to a report that a train crashed with a semi-trailer truck at the Union Pacific Metra Northwest Line at the Rohlwing […]

Train gates and signals malfunction repair at Evergreen Avenue and Northwest Highway

Union Pacific Northwest Line Railroad Signal and Gate Control Repair in Frigid Weather Saturday Evening at Evergreen Avenue

Railroad gate and signal control repair in frigid weather at Evergreen Avenue and Arlington Heights Road in Arlington Heights. YouTube Tips ⓘ Arlington Heights police responded about 5:30 p.m. Saturday, February 6, 2021 to a […]