A look at the interior of the new headhouse planned by Metra. (Provided image)
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Metra awards contract for Homewood station renovation

Metra announced Monday that the commuter rail company's Board of Directors has awarded a $14.5 million contract to renovate its portion of the Homewood train station.

A look at the interior of the new headhouse planned by Metra. (Provided image)

The work includes the construction of a new, ADA-accessible east entrance building, including a ramp; the renovation of the platform, wind breaks, warming house and gatehouse; installation of new drainage, ventilation, lighting and interior finishes in the existing 1911 tunnel; and replacement of the elevator connecting the tunnel to the platform. Also included is . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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