Bus Tracker

CPS has installed "bus tracker" monitors in 35 schools so that students don't stand around, potentially in harm's way. (CBS)

CPS Using ‘Bus Tracker’ Technology For Student Safety

A new effort aims to keep thousands of Chicago kids safe. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports, it means staying inside school a little bit longer.


Four-hundred CTA bus shelters will feature displays showing arrival times by fall 2012. The shelters will also have audible announcements of arrival times. (Credit: CBS)

CTA To Install Bus Tracker Signs At 400 Bus Stops

City officials on Friday showed off the first of 400 CTA bus stops that will have LED bus tracker displays to ease the frustration of waiting for the next stop.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011

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CTA, Pace, Metra All Might Soon Have Transit Trackers

Chicago-area transit riders are nearing the day when they’ll be able to find out easily how far away the next train or bus is on any bus, ‘L’ or train line.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011

File photo of a Blue Line train.  (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA To Add Train Tracker Service

The CTA will soon add a Train Tracker service similar to its popular Bus Tracker, the agency’s president announced.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2010

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CTA Bus Tracker System Wins Award

The CTA Bus Tracker System has won the transit agency a Chicago Innovation Award.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2010