CTA Budget For 2015 Includes No Fare Hikes, Service CutsThe $1.44 billion budget, released Monday, holds the line on base fares, projects a modest .7 percent increase in ridership, and adds service on five rapid transit lines -- taking advantage of the hundreds of new 'L' cars that have been added to the fleet.
Prosecutors: Man Groped Woman At Brown Line Station On Near North SideA registered sex offender is accused of groping a woman Tuesday night at a Brown Line station on the Near North Side.
CTA To Rehab 'L' Cars Used On Orange, Brown Lines The CTA's board Wednesday set the stage to rebuild the 'L' cars used on the Orange and Brown lines, even though it expects to junk them in less than 10 years.
Seven Charged In Machete Attack At Brown Line StationSeven people have been charged after a man who refused to flash a gang sign was attacked with a machete Monday morning at a Brown Line station in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood.
Cyclist Struck, Killed By Brown Line Train In Albany ParkAbout 12:20 a.m., a man riding his bike was struck by a northbound train as he attempted to go around the gates near the CTA Kimball station in the 4700 block of North Kedzie Avenue, police said.
Loop Train Service Back To Normal After Derailment Caused Big DelaysCTA is restoring service after a train derailment halted trains in the Loop.
Woman, 23, Shot In Albany ParkThe woman, who was hit in the abdomen, was taken in critical condition to Illinois Masonic, authorities said.
Some North Side Residents Not Happy To Be Displaced By CTA OverhaulWBBM’s Steve Miller has reaction from one of the areas that would be most affected.
Tunney Wary Of Project For Lakeview "L" OverpassAld. Tom Tunney (44th) said he’s not yet ready to embrace the CTA’s plans to build elevated bypass tracks that would eliminate a traffic bottleneck for three of its rail lines – the Red, Brown, and Purple – and speed up rush hour trains on the North Side.
CTA Bypass Project Would Eliminate Bottleneck For Red, Brown, Purple LinesThe CTA would have to acquire and tear down 16 buildings in the Lakeview neighborhood to make way for a $320 million rail bypass that would eliminate a longstanding bottleneck along the Red, Brown, and Purple lines.
CTA Trains Delayed By Extreme ColdCTA Purple Line service is resuming after Monday’s frigid weather shut it down for about an hour and caused delays on multiple other train lines during the morning commute.
CTA To Refurbish Aging Rail Cars On Orange, Brown LinesCTA is preparing to spend $166 million to upgrade a group of 'L' cars that won't be around for long after they're rehabbed.
Brown Line Kimball Station To Be Shut Down For 9 DaysAnother nine-day closure is just ahead on the Brown Line, but this time it's at the outer end of the line.
Wells Street Bridge Work Complete, CTA Service Back To NormalService on CTA Brown and Purple line trains returned to normal Monday morning after work crews rebuilding the Wells Street Bridge finished a major phase of construction.
CTA Brown Line Riders: Get Ready For Shake-Up38,000 CTA riders are getting ready for a commute shake-up Monday