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Saturday, September 24, 2022 • 8:31am
Metra Alert - Metra To Offer Extra Service For Chicago Half Marathon

 

The 25th Annual HOKA One One Chicago Half Marathon and 5K are happening at Chicago’s Jackson Park this Sunday, Sept. 25, and Metra can help you get there and back with extra service on the Metra Electric Line.


Before the race, Metra will offer a 4:50 a.m. departure from Millennium Station, which arrives at the 63rd Street Station at 5:10 a.m. in plenty of time for participant check-in and the race’s 7 a.m. start. After the race, an extra train will depart 63rd Street Station at 10:11 a.m. to bring participants and spectators back to the city.

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 • 12:26pm
Metra Alert MD-N - Milwaukee North Line - Prairie Crossing Platform Rehabilitation
Beginning, Wednesday, August 3, through the end of September, the east half of the platform will be closed for rehabilitation. Once completed, the work will move to the west half to complete the project. Please allow additional time to reach your boarding platform safely.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022 • 6:00am
Metra Alert MD-N - Milwaukee Avenue closing at Kilbourn for Metra bridge replacement project
Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 7, Milwaukee Avenue will be closed at Kilbourn Avenue for the remainder of the year as part of Metra’s project to replace the bridge over the roadway and rebuild the Grayland Station. Southeast-bound vehicular traffic on Milwaukee Avenue will be rerouted south on Cicero Avenue and east on Addison Street back to Milwaukee Avenue. Northwest-bound traffic will be diverted west on Addison and north on Cicero to Milwaukee. Bicycle and pedestrian traffic will be rerouted along Addison Street and Kilbourn Avenue, and protected bike lanes will be erected on Addison during the closure.
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Wednesday, June 1, 2022 • 10:26am
Metra Alert UP-NW - Jefferson Park Platform Rehabilitation
Beginning Thursday, June 9, through the end of September, the east half of the outbound platform (platform #1) will be closed for rehabilitation. Once completed, the work will move to the west half to finish the project. Please allow additional time to access the in-service platforms.
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Thursday, September 1, 2022 • 2:25pm
Metra Alert - Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
Thursday, September 1, 2022 • 2:25pm
Metra Alert - Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
Thursday, September 1, 2022 • 2:25pm
Metra Alert - Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
Due to scheduled maintenance at Union Station, some track changes may be necessary. Please check the gate boards prior to boarding your train.
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.
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 • 12:49pm
Metra Alert - The Windsor Park station is temporarily ADA inaccessible due to platform construction
The Windsor Park station is temporarily ADA inaccessible due to platform construction. Recommended alternative accessible locations are South Shore and Cheltenham/79th street. Metra will provide updated information once this station is accessible.
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 • 5:15pm
Metra Alert - The VanBuren St elevator temporarily out of service
The VanBuren St elevator is temporarily out of service. Recommended alternative accessible locations are Millennium Station and Museum Campus - 11th St. Metra will provide updated information once service has been restored.

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