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Logan Square »

CTA Announces Blue Line Closures In Logan Square, Wicker Park

Service between the Damen and Logan Square stations will stop from 10 p.m. Friday through 4 a.m. Monday.

Lincoln Square »

No Brown Line Service From Western to Kimball This Weekend

Rail service will be suspended between Western and Kimball and replaced by shuttle buses this weekend.

Streeterville »

River North, Streeterville Target of New Transportation Study

The city is asking Near North Side residents what transit improvements can be made in the area.

Rogers Park »

CTA Warns of 'Metal-on-Metal Hammering,' 'Crunching Rock' During Night Work

The Chicago Transit Authority said the nighttime work would continue through Aug. 14.

Lincoln Square »

No. 11 Lincoln Bus Campaign Aims to Bring Back Route Axed by CTA

Ald. Pawar is launching a survey and deploying street teams to build a case for the route's return.

West Loop »

Morgan Street 'L' Station Helping Fuel West Loop Boom, CTA Says

A study of the area found an increase in businessses, among other things, since the station opened.

Lakeview »

CTA Selling Lakeview Property that Housed Electrical Substation

The lot at 1044 W. Newport Ave. has been zoned for townhouses, two-flats and multi-unit buildings.

Edgewater »

Red Line Station Reconstructions: 'This Has Been a Long Time Coming'

Merchants and community leaders look forward to new stations, but are prepared for construction "hell."

Lakeview »

Belmont Bypass Met With Skepticism From Lakeview Residents

The CTA presented renderings, facts and figures at a Lakeview open house Thursday night.

Uptown »

Red Line Renovations in Uptown, Edgewater Will Displace Several Businesses

The North Side stations, built in the early 20th century, need the upgrades, residents said.

Roseland »

Red Line Extension 'Open House' to Be Hosted by CTA

The CTA will hold the event Tuesday night to discuss the possible extension of the line south to 130th.

West Ridge »

Man Wielding Ax Damages CTA Bus in West Ridge

The man boarded a Western bus near Lunt Avenue about 2 p.m. Saturday, witnesses and police said.

Edgewater »

CTA to Rebuild Four Red Line Stations in Edgewater, Uptown

Transit officials said Lawrence, Argyle, Berwyn and Bryn Mawr will all be renovated as soon as 2017.

South Loop »

CTA: Construction On Orange Line, Red Line To Begin Next Week

Work will begin at the Harrison Red Line Station and the Orange Line's 18th Street Corridor.

O'Hare »

O'Hare Blue Line Crash Caused $9.1 Million in Damages: NTSB Report

The preliminary report released Monday also confirmed the operator said she fell asleep at the helm.