CBS 2′s Walter Jacobson says lawmakers shouldn’t cave to the demands of the NRA that Chicago commuters be allowed to carry concealed weapons.
For the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday, some ministers were catering to commuters, by placing ashes on their foreheads as they waited for their trains.
A new report says many suburbs are transit-friendly – that is, hospitable for those who are not traveling with a car.
Irritated commuters rushed Tuesday to buy Metra tickets before fare hikes averaging 25 percent go into effect Wednesday, but they couldn’t buy more than a month’s worth of discounted 10-ride passes, thanks to a Metra policy designed to prevent stockpiling.
Metra is stepping up its campaign to spot conductors who are lax about collecting fares.
If you hold a Metra monthly pass, and you have been laminating the ticket so that it won’t get torn up — stop.
A facelift for Wacker Drive has been leaving frown lines on many commuters, especially pedestrians.
A study shows that Chicago area commuters are saving gas and money by riding Metra trains.