CPD: Addison Red Line Bag Checks Not Related To ImmigrationThe screenings are a counterterrorism effort that started in 2014, the Sun-Times reported at the time. Such checkpoints are conducted by officers who randomly search riders’ bags for explosives.
Service Expected To Resume After Red Line FireThe rubbish fire started about 5:40 p.m. and was under control soon after, according to the CTA and the Chicago Fire Department.
CTA Red Line Rerouted To Elevated Tracks Due To Animal On TracksThe CTA Red Line subway was rerouted Saturday to the elevated lines between Fullerton and Cermak-Chinatown due to an animal on the tracks.
Red, Green Line Trains Delayed Due To Track ConditionsTrains on the Red and Green lines were delayed Thursday morning due to track conditions.
CTA Gets $1.1 Billion In Federal Funds For Red, Brown, Purple LinesPresident Barack Obama has approved nearly $1.1 billion in federal grant funding for the CTA to improve sections of the Red, Brown, and Purple lines on the North Side.
Police Seek 3 Men Who Robbed, Beat Victim On Red LineThe victim got on the Red Line train at the Sox-35th Street station about 1 a.m. on Dec. 12 and was approached by three men who demanded his property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Person Struck By Red Line Train On Near North SideA person was struck by a Red Line train Tuesday afternoon on the Near North Side.
Red Line Service Resumes After Woman Pinned By CTA TrainThe woman fell while getting on a train and became stuck between the train and the platform at the 69th Street Red Line station in the 0-100 block of West 69th Street at 8:11 a.m., according to Chicago Police.
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 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.