the long-term proposed rail car program will purchase 367 new diesel cars to replace the 318 cars with an average of 43 years in increase the number of spare cars by 49.
|Service Board:||Metra Commuter Rail|
|Program Category:||Rolling Stock|
|Overall Status:||In Progress|
|Schedule Status:||On Schedule|
|Current Activities:||Metra has completed final specification in early 2-17 and issued an RFP in mid-2017. Currently, Metra's Mechanical department is drafting a revised specification and expected to submit to procurement by the 4th quarter of CY 2018. This project will extend over multiple years.|
|Information Updated:||December 2018|
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