CTA Purple Line Revamp Begins July 20Most of the work will be done overnights and on weekends, which should minimize the inconvenience to the 13,000 riders who use the Evanston Express each weekday.
Forest Preserve Seeks Public Input On Swallow Cliff UpgradesThe Cook County Forest Preserve District drew a good-sized crowd Thursday morning for an open-air public meeting to discuss planned improvements to the Swallow Cliff Woods preserve in Palos Hills.
Report: Major Upgrades May Be Coming To Midway AirportSome major upgrades may be in store at Midway International Airport.
Granville Red Line Stop To Close For Major OverhaulGet ready for what could be weeks of delays on the CTA Red Line, as closures for station upgrades start this weekend with the Granville stop.
State Looking To Ease Congestion At Circle InterchangeThe state is looking to ease traffic congestion at Chicago's Circle Interchange just west of downtown.
Report: Emanuel Seeking To Change Wrigley A La Fenway ParkA published report says Wrigley Field could soon look a lot more like Fenway Park in Boston, if Mayor Rahm Emanuel gets his way.
Hope Springs Eternal For Cubs Fans, Even If First Win Has To WaitNo matter how you feel about the Cubs, Opening Day at Wrigley Field is special. Even though the Cubs lost to the Nationals, Thursday was no exception.
Forest Preserve Plans To Borrow Money To Add Land, Upgrade FacilitiesCook County Forest Preserve officials expect to add more land this year, and also make repairs to some picnic enclosures.
McDonald's Closes As Plans Move Ahead For Loyola 'L' Stop UpgradesThe popular McDonald’s Express adjacent to the Loyola Red Line ‘L’ stop has closed, as plans move ahead to upgrade the CTA station and redevelop the land around it.
City Urging High-Rise Owners To Make Fire Safety Upgrades NowAfter a 32-year-old woman was killed in a fire at a high-rise apartment building in Lakeview, city officials have been trying to figure out how much progress other high rises are making toward installing updated fire safety systems.
Coalition: Illinois Is Not Keeping Up Its HighwaysBusiness and labor groups say Illinois is not keeping up its highways.
United To Spend $500 Million To Upgrade PlanesUnited Airlines passengers will notice some major changes soon, after a half-billion dollar cabin makeover is through.