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Frequency: UP 2-6/day, METRA (Northwest Line) 63 M-F/27 Sa/15 Su 
Click here for Metra Northwest Line Schedule

Radio Frequencies:  Unknown

Personal Safety:  Good

Local Police/RR Police:  Mt. Prospect PD, RR n/a

Food: Plenty

Other Information

Good photo times:  All day for Metra.  UP freights will consist 2 each way plus perhaps a local when called. 

Other Notes:  The 2 freights each way (Proviso to Janesville).  They  will come out/enter Proviso Yard and enter the New Line at Bryn Mawr.  They will transfer to the Northwest line using the cutoff between Nora and Seeger in Des Plaines entering the Northwest Line east of Mt. Prospect Rd.


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