Metra Alert ME - 79th street/Chatham Station Closure Beginning July 10 - Station Rebuild Project.
The 79th street/Chatham station on the Metra Electric line will be closed beginning Monday, July 10 for approximately 9 months. During this time passengers can use 75th and 83rd street stations as alternatives. This is part of the Metra Electric Community initiative to transform multiple stations on the Metra Electric District. Once completed, stations will have enclosed ADA-accessible street-level entrances, lobbies with elevators, new stairs, headhouses, new composite deck platforms, new lighting, and signage. For more information click here.
Metra Alert MD-N - Track construction at Grayland Station, Rondout and Everett crossing extended through June 2024
Track construction will be taking place at the Grayland station, Rondout, and the Everett crosssing has been extended through June, 2024. Trains may incur delays enroute up to 15 minutes behind schedule passing through the work zone until the work is complete. Please listen to announcements for any platform changes. For additional information visit metra.com/constructionnotices.
Metra Alert UP-W - Geneva Platform 2 Rehabilitation
On Monday, October 9, the Geneva outbound platform (Platform 2) will be closed for rehabilitation through the end of 2024. Commuters must use the temporary platform located east of Third Street. All trains will board passengers from the rear cars on this platform. Please allow additional time to access the in-service platform and exercise caution near the work zones.
Metra Alert ME - Metra Electric 103rd station to close November 20 - Full Reconstruction
As part of the Metra Electric Community Initiative to transform 13 stations on the district, the 103rd Street/Rosemoor station will be closed beginning November 20 for a full reconstruction. The station is expected to be closed 7 to 12 months. Durng this time, customers can use 107th Street and 95th Street/Chicago State University as alternatives. For additional information click here.
Metra Alert ME - 147th St./Sibley Blvd station closed for reconstruction until late summer 2024
The 147th street/Sibley Blvd station is closed for reconstruction until late summer 2024. During this time, trains will not stop at this station. As alternates, please use the nearby Ivanhoe or Harvey stations. Updates will be provided once the rehabiliation is complete and the station is accessible. Metra apologizes for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
Metra Alert ME - Metra Electric District Weekend Track Construction
Track construction will be taking place each weekend until the completion of the 147th street/Sibley and Homewood station rehabs. Trains may incur delays enroute up to 15 minutes behind schedule passing through the work zone. Please listen to announcements for any platform changes. For additional information visit metra.com/constructionnotices.
Metra Alert UP-W - UPW Third Main Line Project
Union Pacific announced the Route 31 underpass in Geneva will be shut down for approximately four months starting Monday, March 4, as part of the rail company’s Third Main Line project. The official detour route will direct motorists/trucks heading north on Route 31 in Batavia to turn east on Fabyan Parkway, north on Route 25 and west on Route 64 in St. Charles. The detour will be vice versa for drivers traveling south on Route 31. Local traffic can use Third Street in Geneva, but drivers should be alert for pedestrians crossing the road throughout the downtown. For more informaiton click here.
Metra Alert ME - Millennium Station Elevator OOS
The Millennium Station elevator is out of service until further notice. Customers can use South Water or Van Buren as alternate boarding stations. Updates will be provided.