Chicago’s Metra commuter rail system is one of the biggest success stories of modern American railroading. Carrying upwards of 300,000 passengers a day, it is a marvel of dedication and precision. In this program, you’ll get an up-close look at Metra, including visiting some areas of the system normally off limits to the public. Some of the things that you’ll see include: All of Chicago’s downtown stations, A look at Metra’s 12 routes, Go inside the famous “Zephyr Pit” repair center, Historic Tower A-2 and talk to the leverman! Chapter Menu provides instant access to program segments.