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Friday, May 27, 2022 • 6:15am
Metra Alert - Metra will operate a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Memorial Day. 

Metra will operate a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Memorial Day.  As a reminder, No alcohol will be allowed on any Metra train May 28 to May 30.

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 • 11:18am
Metra Alert UP-NW - Barrington Platform Rehabilitation to Begin May 7

Beginning Saturday, May 7, through the end of June, the west half of the inbound platform (platform #2) will be closed for rehabilitation work.  During this phase, trackside doors of the depot will be closed.  Please allow additional time to access the in-service portion of the platform and use caution near the work zone.

Friday, May 27, 2022 • 7:00am
Metra Alert UP-NW - Minor adjustments will be made to the weekday schedule on the Union Pacific Northwest Line May 31, 2022

After gathering preliminary ridership data and customer feedback, Metra will implement minor changes to its weekday schedule on the Union Pacific Northwest Line beginning Tuesday, May 31. In this newest version of the schedule, passengers who board and alight at intermediate stops will have more options for service with fewer transfers. Riders can check the new UP-NW train schedule here or on metra.com/alternate-schedules.

Friday, April 22, 2022 • 9:26am
Metra Alert MD-W - Franklin Park Platform Rehabilitation Will Begin April 27, 2022

Beginning Wednesday, April 27, through the end of May, the east half of the island platform (Platform #2) will be closed for rehabilitation work.  During this phase, 25th Avenue access to platform #2 will be closed.  Please allow additional time to reach the in-service platform and exercise caution nea rthe work zones.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022 • 6:41pm
Metra Alert BNSF - Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place at Chicago Union Station affecting BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains.
Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place on the south concourse at Chicago Union Station. This will affect BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains. Passengers should check gate boards prior to boarding their trains. If you need additional help, please contact Metra personnel for assistance.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 • 6:22pm
Metra Alert SWS - Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place at Chicago Union Station affecting BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains.
Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place on the south concourse at Chicago Union Station. This will affect BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains. Passengers should check gate boards prior to boarding their trains. If you need additional help, please contact Metra personnel for assistance.
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 • 6:41pm
Metra Alert HC - Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place at Chicago Union Station affecting BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains.
Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022, track changes will be in place on the south concourse at Chicago Union Station. This will affect BNSF, SouthWest Service, and Heritage Corridor trains. Passengers should check gate boards prior to boarding their trains. If you need additional help, please contact Metra personnel for assistance.
Friday, May 20, 2022 • 6:00am
Metra Alert HC - Willow Springs Platform Rehabilitation Will Begin May 24, 2022
Beginning Tuesday, May 24, through the end of July the east half of the inbound platform (platform 2) will be closed for rehabilitation work. Once completed, the work will move to the west half to complete the project. Please allow additional time to access the in-service platforms and exercise caution near the work zones.
Thursday, April 21, 2022 • 7:22am
Metra Alert HC - Willow Springs Platform Rehabilitation Will Begin April 25, 2022

Beginning Monday, April 25, through the end of May, most of the outbound platform (platform #1) will be closed for rehabilitation work.  Once completed, the work will move to the inbound platform (platform #2).

Monday, April 18, 2022 • 5:00am
Metra Alert - Blue Island-Vermont St. Depot Rehabilitation
Beginning April 19th through October 2022, the depot will be closed for restoration work. A temporary ticket agent trailer will be provided north of the existing depot. Metra thanks you for your patience as we make these station improvements. Please do not go around barricades and allow yourself additional time to reach your boarding platform safely.
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