The transit agency’s board approved a switch from fluorescent to LED interior lighting Wednesday.
The Chicago Transit Authority is still working on tests for an equipment problem that forced its new fleet of train cars to be taken out of service, according to a published report.
There’s no sign that the CTA intends to put its newest ‘L’ cars back in service soon.
Relief is just up the track for CTA riders who are unable to squeeze aboard their trains.
Nearly a year has passed since the Chicago Transit Authority began testing the prototypes for its newest ‘L’ cars in everyday service.
New cars’ power system means no mix-and-matching.