Click on the links below to view schedules for the affected Rock Island Metra routes.

Gresham/Beverly to Chicago

Joliet to Chicago


Chatham SBA Lending Initiative 

Chatham Business Association was chosen and trained as an Affiliate Micro-lender by the City of Chicago Micro-lending Institute and will now be able to offer their business community microloans of up to $25,000.00.  If you are a business owner who may have been turned down by a bank, you should come and learn more about the micro lending initiative.  This is a bank supported, but not a bank-run initiative. 

Sponsored by PNC, Fifth Third Bank, Seaway Bank, Bank of America, Urban Partnership Bank, and Citi Bank, this informational session will also provide a light breakfast and lunch. For more information, please visit For questions or to confirm attendance, contact Richard Willis.  Email: Richardwillis@cbaworks.orgor Phone: (773) 994-5006, ext. 1007.   


Where: CBA Tech Center (800 E. 78th St.)

When: September 26, 2013, 9am - 3pm



Construction on South Wabash Avenue 
Construction on S. Wabash Avenue from E. 37th Street to E. 47th Street is scheduled to begin September 23rd, 2013. Temporary "No Parking" signs will be periodically installed as required for the removal and replacement of curb & gutter, sidewalk & ADA ramps,  asphalt grinding, utility structure adjustments, asphalt replacement and striping.  All work is scheduled to be completed by December 15th, 2013.