Discussion related to commuter rail and rapid transit operations in the Chicago area including the South Shore Line, Metra Rail, and Chicago Transit Authority.

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  by F40CFan
 
I looked closer at that Music City Star photo and at least two of the gallery coaches still appear to be in C&NW colors.

  by Tadman
 
Here's a pic of Amtrak borrowing a Caltrains F40PH for Amtrak Horizon duty.

http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=175966

I know we were having discussion a while back about if any commuter agency EMDs were compatible with Amtrak coaches, due to engine stealing fear at Metra.