Tag: Metra

Fifth Avenue Rail Crossing Closed For Construction For 16 Weeks

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

The 5th Avenue rail crossing in Maywood was scheduled to close on April 15 in order for crews to install a “third rail line, new station platforms that configure with the new track, as well as perform utility and grading work,” Union Pacific officials announced in a recent statement.

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PLCCA Conducting Open Interviews For Paid Metra Internships

Thursday, October 11, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

The Opportunity Works program at Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action, Inc. (PLCCA) in Maywood has partnered with Metra to provide internship opportunities to 20 young people, ages 18 to 24, in Metra’s corporate and Ogilvie Transportation Center locations.

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19th Avenue Rail Crossing To Close Oct. 8

Thursday, October 4, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The 19th Avenue railroad crossing. | Google Maps 

The rail crossing located at 19th Avenue and Main Street, which divides Maywood and Melrose Park, will be closed on Oct. 8 in order to allow crews to install a third rail line and to perform utility and grading work, according to a statement released by Union Pacific Railroad.

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