‘L’ Cars

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA To Refurbish Aging Rail Cars On Orange, Brown Lines

CTA is preparing to spend $166 million to upgrade a group of ‘L’ cars that won’t be around for long after they’re rehabbed.

08/16/2013

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Fleet Of ‘L’ Cars Now 100 Percent Accessible

For the first time, the CTA’s fleet of ‘L’ cars is 100 percent accessible. But total accessibility is still a way off for Chicago’s rapid transit system.

08/06/2013

CTA Train Car

CTA Not Rushing To Put New ‘L’ Cars Back In Service

The CTA is in no hurry to put its newest ‘L’ cars back into service, despite newly-completed repairs.

WBBM Newsradio–04/15/2012

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