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Irving Park »

Old Irving Park Has a Pigeon Poop Problem; Who's Gonna Fix It?

Neighbors have had it with the pigeon poop that blankets the walkways under Old Irving Park's viaducts.

Bronzeville »

Man Hit By Train at 35th Street Red Line Station

The 47-year-old man is listed in critical condition, police said.

West Loop »

Ever Waited Forever for a Bus Only to Have 3 Show Up? CTA Hopes to Fix That

A new CTA system unveiled Monday aims to eliminate "bus gapping" and "bunching.”

Uptown »

CTA To Host Public Meeting On Public Artwork Planned For Wilson Red Line

The meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. May 12 at Brightview Healthcare Centre, 4538 N. Beacon St.

Downtown »

31st St., Lincoln Ave. Bus Advocates Hope To Make Case to New CTA Boss

North Siders, South Siders united to bring back the 31st Street and Lincoln Avenue CTA buses.

Wicker Park »

8 Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Rekia Boyd's family's pledge to fight on, "bum bait" signs, a new "L" stop and more you may have missed.

Downtown »

Mayor Taps Forrest Claypool as Chief of Staff to Start Second Term

CTA President Forrest Claypool previously was a commissioner on the Cook County Board.

Lincoln Square »

North, South Siders Unite to Revive Lost CTA Bus Routes

Ald. Ameya Pawar said they're out to bring back the No. 11 Lincoln bus and the 31st Street line.

Uptown »

Wilson 'L' Construction Postponed; Nearby Streets Will Remain Open

The work has been pushed back to later this month, a CTA official said.

Pilsen »

'Blue Line Hero' Met the President, But Woman He Saved Remains a Mystery

A year after he jumped on the tracks, Eddie Palacios still doesn't know the name of the woman he saved.

West Englewood »

Rahm, CTA Expand Second Chance Program to Aid Ex-Offenders

The Chicago Transity Authority has a self-interest in providing training for diesel mechanics.

O'Hare »

Man Found Dead on Blue Line

The man was found unresponsive on the Blue Line at O'Hare International Airport, police said.

Oakland »

CTA Testing Expanded Weekend Hours for Route 39 Buses

The bus route on Pershing Road connects the lakefront to three train stations.

Downtown »

Brown Line Rerouted for Track Work, Allow For Extra Travel Time Sunday

The reroute will take place from 5 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, the CTA said.

Uptown »

Wilson Red Line Construction To Cause Slower Loop-Bound Commutes

Expect an extra 2-4 mins. of travel time on the Red Line and 4-6 extra mins. on the Purple Line soon.