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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.

Uptown »

CTA Construction Causes Nightly Street Closures in Uptown

Starting at 9 p.m. Monday, portions of Broadway and Leland avenues will be closed nightly.

O'Hare »

CTA Blue Line To Get $120M in Federal Money for Renovation

The project includes $25 million to rehabilitate the Jefferson Park Transit Center, officials said.

The Loop »

Red, Green, Pink and Orange Line Trains To Be Rerouted This Weekend

Track maintenance and work on the new Cermak-McCormick Place station will affect weekend commutes.

Downtown »

Union Station Rehab Project To Get $12 Million from Amtrak

The funding is part of a $500 million plan to overhaul the 90-year-old station.

Jefferson Park »

Jefferson Park Transit Center Renovation To Get $5M from TIF Districts

The station renovation is part of the CTA's four-year overhaul of the Blue Line, officials said.

Pilsen »

Former Fisk Power Plant Could Become Park, CTA Bus Garage

The city is exploring a plan to bring a green-powered bus garage and public park to the riverfront. 

River West »

'CT and A' Founder Says Pics of Half-Naked Models on CTA Empower Women

The "CT&A" Facebook page has seen plenty of "haters" who find the work offensive, its creator says.

Pilsen »

Woman, Man Jump on Pink Line Tracks to Save Fallen Man From Oncoming Train

CTA riders jumped into action, using a bike's chain lock to rescue the injured man.

Bronzeville »

Weekend Green Line Construction Canceled

The CTA said inclement weather caused the work to be canceled.

Downtown »

Uber Surge on New Year's Eve Could Mean $100 Fares After Midnight

The ride-sharing service warned that surge pricing could push fares above $100 after midnight.

Lincoln Square »

CTA Holiday Bus Comes to Western Avenue on Tuesday

The festive bus, new in 2014, will be making stops along Western Avenue on Tuesday.

Lincoln Square »

Jacob Park Supporters Mourn Loss of Trees to Make Way for New Green Space

The Park District "could have done a little outreach before starting the chainsaws," one neighbor said.