Federal Railroad Administration

Illinois transportation officials say a Chicago-to-Moline passenger rail project has been resurrected. The Illinois Department of Transportation told the Federal Railroad Administration that it's proceeding with the proposal.

Metra employees will now be able to anonymously report operating-rule violations or errors to that have an impact on safety. 

Federal Railroad Administration stepping up

Aug 14, 2013

After several recent management changes at Metra, the Federal Railroad Administration is stepping in to make sure the trains are still safe and efficient.