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Metra provides service to and from downtown Chicago with 242 stations over 11 routes totaling nearly 500 route miles. Monitored: Monday - Friday (7:45am - 6 pm)
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Metra 22m
The police and the coroner conduct their investigations. There is no train movement while this happens. Please read:
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Metra 1h
Replying to @RobLWattsJr @metraMED
No, MED trains are currently stopped in both directions for an extended period of time due to a train striking a pedestrian. Seeking alternate transportation is encouraged. Visit or for updates.
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Metra Feb 5
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Metra 15h
Replying to @SpudOpinions @metraUPW
Thank you for your comments. We are working towards clarifying as much as we can in regards to how Metra operates through our blog and informational videos, but we have much more to do.
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Metra 23h
Read the news release here: BNSF Schedule Survey: Weekend Rider Survey:
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Metra Feb 20
Oh no! There is a chance it was turned in or picked up by a conductor. Here's the contact information for our Lost & Found Offices:
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Metra Feb 20
Replying to @aka60643 @metraRID
Thanks for the notice. We have passed this information along to mechanical to look into.
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Lake County Partners Feb 20
Starting March 4th, it will be easier than ever for Lake County companies to access & for people who live in Chicago to grow their careers at one of Lake County's many nationally-recognized businesses. Learn more about 's MetraMore:
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Metra Feb 20
Read the news release here:
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Metra Feb 20
Replying to @Metra
Here is a rendering of the existing EMD SD70MAC freight locomotive which will receive the EMD SD70MACH designation when altered for passenger use.
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Metra Feb 20
Read the news release here:
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Metra Feb 20
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Metra Feb 20
Replying to @ackane11
Thank you for reporting this to us and the follow-up details. We will open up a mechanical service ticket with Union Pacific.
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Metra Feb 20
Thank you for the message. Please fill out this form with your contact information:
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Metra Feb 20
Replying to @ackane11
Thank you for the message. Which rail line and train were you riding?
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Metra Feb 20
Metra's Board of Directors meeting is this morning at 8:30 a.m. You can watch the live stream here: The Board meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. The board will immediately recess into closed session and reconvene at or about 10:30 a.m. for the open meeting.
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Metra Feb 19
Replying to @WithShyette
Were you able to completely close the application and restart it?
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Metra Feb 19
Replying to @WithShyette
The issue from this morning has been resolved, however customers were logged out of their account. If you log back in you should be able to access your tickets.
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Metra Feb 19
🚨Freezing rain, ice and snow are forecasted tonight through the early morning on Wednesday. Conditions on the platforms, parking lots and roadways will be slippery; please allow extra travel time. Use extra caution when boarding/deboarding the train. 🌨️
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Metra Feb 19
The Ventra app authentication servers have been restored. Passengers should be able to login to the app. Thank you again for alerting us.
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