The Loop Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project, referred to as the Loop Link is scheduled to open Sun., Dec. 20. Red Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) bus lanes and raised boarding platforms on Madison and Washington Streets as well as all general traffic lanes will be open for cars on those two major downtown streets.
While snowflakes are not falling and the weather is not cold, the holiday spirit is covering the City thanks to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Holiday Train and Bus through Dec. 23. Santa and his elves will be on the Blue Line from 1:45 to 5:15 p.m. on Sat., Dec. 12.
Opened by the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) 10 days ahead of schedule, the Cortland Street Bascule Bridge introduces east bound travelers a whole new visual world than seen by travelers for more than a hundred years.
Completion of the Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) Phase I of their 4G wireless project in the Blue Line's Kimball Subway, a 1.2-mile section serving the Logan Square and Belmont stations, happens this week, it was announced today by Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
"Scary" was the word several Blue Line riders used to describe the open door between Damen and Division stops Wednesday morning around 8:40 a.m. The doors on one car did not close when leaving the Damen "l" platform inward bound to the Loop.