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Route 45 being repaved in Mundelein, so expect delays
By Russell Lissau
Aug 26, 2016 5:51 PM
An Illinois Department of Transportation repaving project is creating delays for motorists on a milelong stretch of Route 45 through downtown Mundelein.
Study: Building Longmeadow Parkway actually better for environment
By James Fuller
Aug 25, 2016 5:00 AM
State and Kane County transportation officials said Longmeadow Parkway is not only an environmentally safe project but actually will have less of an environmental impact than doing nothing at all.
Barrington gets key funding for Route 14 underpass
By Doug T. Graham
Aug 24, 2016 7:31 PM
Barrington has reached another milestone in its long journey toward building a Route 14 underpass at the Canadian National Railway crossing. The Illinois Department of Transportation has agreed to provide $4 million to help fund land acquisition for the project, which is estimated to cost about $62 million in all.
Grayslake rail crossing closure planned for Sept. 9
Submitted by Lake County Division of Transportation
Aug 24, 2016 4:45 PM
Lake County Division of Transportation officials have announced the planned closure of a Grayslake railroad crossing Friday, Sept. 9.
Amtrak train strikes pedestrian in Hinsdale
Daily Herald report
Aug 23, 2016 4:31 PM
An Amtrak train struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday afternoon near the West Hinsdale Metra station, authorities said.
Editorial: Metra must be honest, thorough about upgrades
The Daily Herald Editorial Board
Aug 23, 2016 5:36 PM
A Daily Herald editorial says that as it considers changes in its expensive 10-year improvement program, Metra should stick to the practices of transparency and honesty that have helped rebuild the agency's reputation.
All lanes of inbound I-90 reopened following six-vehicle crash
By Erin Hegarty
Aug 23, 2016 10:04 AM
One person was taken to an area hospital following a six-vehicle crash on I-90 Tuesday morning.
Riders question scaled-back Metra plan
By Marni Pyke
Aug 22, 2016 12:44 PM
They're doing what? Metra's announcement that it is scaling back its big capital plan that promised new cars and locomotives caught riders off-guard. Some are steamed, a few are supportive and everyone wants more information.
Caterpillar moving some mine-truck work to Decatur
Aug 22, 2016 8:54 AM
Caterpillar Inc. plans to move some manufacturing from North Carolina to its plant in Decatur as part of a restructuring announced this week.
Dispatching problems spark Metra delays today on Union Pacific
By Marni Pyke
Aug 18, 2016 2:18 PM
A dispatch system failure is causing problems for Union Pacific Metra riders today.
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