CTA President

A surveillance camera at a CTA train station. (Credit: CBS)

CTA Boss: Surveillance Cameras Could Help Deter Mob Attacks

The head of the Chicago Transit Authority said he hopes surveillance cameras aboard CTA trains and at CTA stations will act as a deterrent to more mob attacks like the ones that occurred this past weekend.

WBBM Newsradio–06/14/2012

CTA train (CBS file)

New CTA ‘L’ Cars Still Sitting Idle As Problems Checked

There’s no sign that the CTA intends to put its newest ‘L’ cars back in service soon.

WBBM Newsradio–01/11/2012

CTA Train Car

New ‘L’ Cars To Help Reduce Crowding On CTA

Relief is just up the track for CTA riders who are unable to squeeze aboard their trains.

WBBM Newsradio–07/10/2011

Forrest Claypool

Emanuel Taps Claypool To Run CTA

A day after naming a new team to run the city’s public schools, Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel announced Tuesday that he’s tapping former Cook County Commissioner Forrest Claypool to run the CTA.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011