City Council Approves New Transit TIF For Red & Purple Line ProjectsChicago aldermen have approved the creation of a new TIF district to help secure $1.1 billion in federal funding for projects to modernize the Red and Purple Lines on the North Side.
CTA Finishes Upgrades To 5 Blue Line Stops; OKs Funds For Red Line ExpansionThe CTA has completed major upgrades to several stops on the Blue Line, as the agency presses ahead with a long-awaited expansion of the Red Line.
Officials Announce $75M For Chicago Train ExtensionChicago Transit Authority officials have approved a capital plan that includes $75 million in funding for an extension of major train line.
CTA, Chicago Public Library Partner To Offer Free Content For RidersMayor Emanuel announced Sunday a new partnership between Chicago Transit Authority and Chicago Public Library.
Police: Man Stealing Purses At CTA Bus StopsPolice are warning residents of three recent robberies at CTA bus stops on the Northwest and West sides.
Wabash Between Madison, Monroe Re-OpensWabash Street between Madison and Monroe streets re-opened on Wednesday in the Loop.
Woman Gives Birth To Baby Girl At Blue Line StationParamedics responded about 2 a.m. when the 26-year-old woman delivered the girl at the LaSalle Station, 150 W. Congress Pkwy., according to Fire Media Affairs Chief Juan Hernandez.
CTA Continues 25-Year Tradition With Holiday Train And BusThe CTA Holiday Train returns Friday, Nov. 25 to continue a 25-year tradition that is unique to Chicago.
RTA Boss Isn't Worried A Trump Administration Will Harm Rail HereRTA Chairman Kirk Dillard says President-Elect Donald Trump is a New York developer who knows the value of good transit. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
CTA To Provide Extra Service For Magnificent Mile Festival Of LightsThe CTA will provide Saturday additional bus and train service for the 2016 Magnificent Mile Festival of Lights.
CTA Approves $400M In Borrowing For Red And Purple Line ProjectsWith a funding source in place, CTA can apply for $1 billion in federal matching funds for the work, about half the cost of the project.
Red Line Train Strikes, Critically Injures PersonThe male, whose age wasn’t known, apparently jumped in front of the train at the 47th Street Station, 220 W. 47th St., according to Chicago Police.

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