Transportation

CTA Blue Line service changes August 31 thru September 3

Date: 
08/29/2015
BlueLineTrainMaintenance in the Dearborn Subway will cause possible delays for Blue Line riders between Aug. 31 and Sept. 3. Allow for extra travel time.
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CTA will provide extra service on Blue Line

Date: 
08/20/2015
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is providing extra service on the Blue line beginning at the evening rush on Friday, Aug. 21, through morning rush hour on Monday. 

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Express buses and technology to decrease travel time on Ashland and Western

Date: 
08/19/2015
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) will begin a three-phase effort designed to provide faster, more reliable bus service on the #9 Ashland and #49 Western bus routes,

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Illinois has updated State Highway Maps

Date: 
08/15/2015
ILMap

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that a new free Official State Highway Map is being distributed

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CTA coverage for Bears pre-season game and Chicago Air and Water Show

Date: 
08/12/2015
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Starting Thursday the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is providing addition service to cover the Bears pre-season game followed on Saturday and Sunday the 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show. 

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Active Trans partners in suburbs

Date: 
07/26/2015
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A partnership with Greenline Wheels expands the Active Transportation Alliance (Active Trans) into the suburban area of Oak Park/River Forest community. 

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CTA's service changes July 27 - 31 on the Blue Line

Date: 
07/25/2015
BlueLineTrain

Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) Blue Line service will be delayed due to maintenance July 27 through 31. Trains to and from O'Hare will run on the same track. Allow extra time for your travel during these periods. 

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Active Transportation Alliance turns 30 and announces two initiatives

Date: 
07/03/2015
ATACyclist

As Active Transportation Alliance (Active Trans) turns 30, they look to the future focused on two new initiatives:

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CTA closes streets, adds services for 3 major events

Date: 
07/01/2015
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) begins the 4th of July street closures on Thursday,

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Blue Line delays late night through Sunday

Date: 
06/26/2015
SoBndBlueLDamen

All Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Blue Line trains will be running on a single track between Belmont and California overnight through Sun., June 28, resulting in delays. 

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Plans to move high-speed rail forward potentially impeded by Rauner

Date: 
06/18/2015
Bombadier

The screeching sound of locomotive breaking is heard in Springfield as Governor Rauner's proposed cuts are opposite of Illinois Senate Resolution 0616

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CTA service changes in response to weekend and Monday events starts Friday

Date: 
06/12/2015
BlueLineTrain

Longer trains will be running on the Blue Line starting with Friday night rush period to 11:30 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. until at least 11:30 p.m. as well as on Monday. 

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Illinois Senate pushes high-speed rail project forward

Date: 
06/02/2015
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The Illinois Senate passed IL Senate Resolution 0616 on Sunday, calling for the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to prepare an investment grade ridership analysis for a Related:

Bloomingdale Trail: Part of Chicago's transportation history

Date: 
05/24/2015
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Hundreds of years ago, Chicago's Lake Michigan shores and surroundings, the bottom of Glacial Lake Chicago, was a destination for Native Americans who accessed it by waterways and land.

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CTA Blue Line maintenance delays

Date: 
05/15/2015
BlueLineTrain

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) warns that Blue Line service may be delayed

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IDOT safety programs: Click It or Ticket & Child Safety

Date: 
05/13/2015
SeatBelts

Over the next two weeks in Illinois, the Click It or Ticket campaign to crack down on seat belt law violators and impaired drivers will run simultaneously with the month long 2nd Annual Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Technician month. 

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Blue Line delays Monday through Thursday evenings

Date: 
05/02/2015
BlueLineTrain

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) warns that Blue Line service may be delayed nightly from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning, between May 4 and May 7. 

CTA Blue Line weekend service changes

Date: 
04/23/2015
BlueLineTrain

For those traveling on the Chicago Transit Authority's  (CTA) Blue Line between Harlem and Rosemont and between Clark/Lake and Damen stations this weekend, be aware of boarding and exiting changes that may cause travel delays. These delays are due to maintenance activities. 

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Blue Line delays for this weekend

Date: 
04/09/2015
BlueLineTrain

Boarding changes will delay Chicago Transit Authority's (CTA) Blue Line riders between Fri., Apr. 10, 11 p.m. and Sun., Apr 12, 9 a.m.

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CTA adds services encourages everyone to ride not drive for Big 10 and St. Patrick's festivities

Date: 
03/13/2015
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Two big events will have extra Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) service this weekend.

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