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 eolesen
I would not assume the IRM circuits being tied in. That brings a whole new level of cost and oversight the museum doesn't want to incur. They're a four month operation and that's a 365 day obligation.

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  by justalurker66
Zanperk wrote: Sun May 05, 2024 9:09 pmI assume IRM crossings would be tied into the circuits at aligned crossings.
Both Olsen and Seeman roads show up as two dots on their interactive map.
  by eolesen
It is certainly been discussed and acknowledged.

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  by Tadman
superbad wrote: Wed Jun 05, 2024 7:57 am Is it true that a stop will be added at IRM?
This calls for dual mode power so they can run under 600v wire through Union IL. :P :P :P