The Pigeon Poop Station Saga: Bird Pooping On Lawmaker's Head Seems To Catch Local Leaders' AttentionCBS 2's video showed a pigeon relieving itself on an Illinois lawmaker as he talked about a problem at the Irving Park Blue Line station. It got international attention, but more importantly, it seems to have caught the eye of leaders locally.
Blue Line From Rosemont To O'Hare To Stop Starting Next FridayAccording to the Chicago Transit Authority, there will be a nine-day suspension of service between the Rosemont and O'Hare stations. That's for work track and signal work in that zone. The stoppage is set to start at 10 p.m. on September 27.
State Rep. Searches For Funds To Clean Up Irving Park 'Pigeon Poop Station,' Gets Pooped On During InterviewTalk about dumb luck during a Morning Insiders interview – near a very busy Chicago Transit Authority stop nicknamed the “pigeon poop station.”
Blue Line Service Partially Halted For Hours After Person Is Hit, Killed By TrainChicago Transit Authority Blue Line service was suspended for hours Sunday night, after someone was hit and killed by a train.
Police Search For Assailant After Stabbing At Rosemont Gas StationPolice in northwest suburban Rosemont were investigating a stabbing at a gas station Wednesday evening.
Suspicious Substance Closes Pedway Between Jackson Blue, Red Line StationsThe pedestrian tunnel linking the Red and Blue lines at Jackson Boulevard was closed for several hours Monday evening.
'It Stinks To High Heaven': No Solution In Sight For Pigeon Poop Problem At Irving Park Blue Line StopPigeon droppings coating the sidewalks outside a Blue Line stop have proved to be more than just a nasty nuisance. The problem also led to a bunch of finger pointing to figure out a long-term solution.
CTA Reports Delays On O'Hare-Bound Blue Lines Trains Due To Police ActivityO'Hare-bound Blue Line trains are delayed due to police activity, CTA officials report.
Delays Expected After Person Fatally Struck By Blue Line Train In Logan SquareA person is dead after they were struck by a Blue Line train at approximately 3:05 a.m. in the 2900 block of West Fullerton.
Repairs Underway At Newly Renovated Blue Line Stop After Water LeakThe CTA said modifications to fix the leaks are already underway and should be finished in the next few weeks.
Recent Rain Storms Turn New 'Waterfall' Canopy At Belmont Station Into Leaking WaterfallThe recent rain storms have exposed leaks in a brand new, multi-million dollar CTA stop, and it's not the only new structure with problems.