The city needs to "bite the bullet" and deal with its pension crisis, Pawar said at budget town hall.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said he expected the screenings to be done with "sensitivity."
Most of the major disruptions are scheduled for the early morning hours Saturday.
Survey results show riders reject the CTA's claim that the Brown Line is a substitute for bus service.
The California Blue Line station opened for service in 1895 and will reopen after repairs on Oct. 16.
One woman, along with her alleged attacker, were taken to Jackson Park Hospital.
Ald. Deb Mell plans to attend the court hearings related to this week's brutal Kedzie Brown Line attack.
A 17-year-old girl was killed Tuesday after being hit by an Orange Line train, authorities said.
The California Blue Line Station will close for 42 days beginning Thursday, CTA officials said.
The California Blue Line Station will close for 42 days beginning Sept. 4, CTA officials said.
Some Lakeview ballots on Nov. 4 will feature a question on the proposed Belmont Bypass.
A walking tour of Ravenswood Manor highlighted the neighborhood's unusual architecture.
The September tours will feature spots in stations from Rogers Park to Downtown.
Service between the Damen and Logan Square stations will stop from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Monday.
Rail service will be suspended between Western and Kimball and replaced by shuttle buses this weekend.
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