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Metra Electric Line schedule altered by PTC installation

(Source: Chicago Sun-Times, September 18, 2019)

CHICAGO — Metra plans to tweak the schedule of Electric Line trains next year after installing a federally mandated electronic safety system intended to prevent collisions. The Positive Train Control safety system requires more spacing between trains as they pass through a busy rail junction south of Millennium Park, according to Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile.

Full story: Chicago Sun-Times

Friday, September 20, 2019

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