Clyde (Metra station)

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Clyde
Station statistics
Address 29th and Austin Blvd.
Cicero, Illinois
Coordinates 41°50′18″N 87°46′22″W / 41.8384°N 87.7729°W / 41.8384; -87.7729Coordinates: 41°50′18″N 87°46′22″W / 41.8384°N 87.7729°W / 41.8384; -87.7729
Line(s)
Platforms 2 side platforms
Tracks 3 tracks
Other information
Opened 1978[citation needed]
Closed April 1, 2007
Fare zone B
Services
Preceding station   Metra   Following station
toward Aurora
BNSF Railway
  Former services  
Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad
toward Denver
Main Line
Terminus

Clyde is a closed station on Metra's BNSF Railway Line. The station was located at 29th Street and Austin Boulevard, in Cicero, Illinois. Clyde was 8.5 miles (13.7 km) from Union Station, the eastern terminus of the BNSF railway line.[1] In Metra's zone-based fare system, Clyde was located in zone B, on the west end of the Cicero Railroad Yard. Clyde was closed on April 1, 2007, due to low ridership; to compensate for the loss of the station, Metra announced that it would rehabilitate the adjacent Cicero and LaVergne stations.[2]

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