Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin unveiled the $26 million project Friday morning.
Sen. Dick Durbin on Tuesday compared biking there now to riding bumper cars.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin praised the opening of the new center Friday.
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the funds would pay to rehab tracks north of Belmont.
The mayor will join the protest in solidarity with Fast for Families.
The two-story WINGS Metro facility plans to open by the end of summer 2014.
Alongside Mayor Emanuel, Ald. Joe Moore said the station before its rehab was an "embarrassment."
Officials said the massive project went smoothly. Commuters bemoaned the loss of the free shuttle buses.
Opening O'Hare's new runway, Mayor Rahm Emanuel pointed to Midway Airport as an example of success.
Elected officials and media rode trains Thursday morning after a five-month closure of the line.
The project would extend the lakefront bike path about a mile to Loyola University's campus.
Measure would toughen penalty on 'straw purchasers' who re-sell guns to criminals.
At a signing ceremony for another bill, Obama says families of violence "really do deserve a vote."
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