Metra

22 May 19
PushUP24

Why Apartment Therapy Readers Think Oak Park, Illinois Is the Coolest Suburb in America by Julie Chyna (Image Credit: Sarah Crowley/Apartment Therapy) Oak Park was chosen as one of Apartment Therapy’s Coolest Suburbs in America 2019. We showcased the burbs nationwide that offer the most when it comes to cultural activities, a sense of community, […]

22 May 19
IL Transportation News

http://bit.ly/2WS1zCp “Infrastructure” is a boring bureaucratic word that undersells a serious problem facing Gov. J.B. Pritzker: Illinois needs to repair its crumbling roads and bridges. Is that a slightly sexier sell? Pritzker and lawmakers are hashing out plans for a six-year capital construction spending spree that could total an astonishing $41.5 billion. Now do we […]

21 May 19
The Barrington Hills Observer

Similar to how sports teams have created premium seating with exclusive benefits for fans willing to pay extra, one suburb is offering commuters a chance to buy guaranteed parking in the best spaces at its Metra station. Applications became available Tuesday for Barrington’s new premium commuter parking permit that will cost $1,200 a year for […]

21 May 19
Naperville Magazine

Metra has revised its weekday schedule on the busy BNSF line to Aurora, which includes new morning and afternoon trains to relieve crowding. The commuter railroad also is adding a train in each direction to the weekend schedule as part of a summer …

21 May 19
Naperville Magazine

Metra has revised its weekday schedule on the busy BNSF line to Aurora, which includes new morning and afternoon trains to relieve crowding. The commuter railroad also is adding a train in each direction to the weekend schedule as part of a summer …

21 May 19
Ride On.

Yesterday, I had the honor of speaking at the City Club Chicago about the current state of our mass transit system. At the RTA, our vision is that public transit is the very core of the region’s transportation and logistics network. People use it to get to work, school, medical appointments, and much more. They […]

21 May 19
Welcome

Contrasting with the sage brush and prairie grass plastic pink markers dot the Boothill Cemetery. From a distance they almost look like wildflowers, but the plastic markers aren’t for aesthetics. Each pink stake represents one of more than 150 grave sites that were recently identified during an academic survey of the site — three times […]

21 May 19
IL Transportation News

http://bit.ly/2Jxg5wt * A Midwest High Speed Rail Association blast e-mail to supporters… Tell Gov. Pritzker the capital bill needs more trains and transit! Springfield is debating the capital bill right now. Several weeks ago, Illinois Senator Martin Sandoval introduced legislation for a major transportation package that could lead to more trains around Illinois and the […]

21 May 19
North Shore Marine LLC

River Charters on Chicago River