Crazy Stuff You See While Riding The CTA Oh, the things you will see on the CTA.
South Shore Train Extension Picks Up Some Momentum In March, the Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District board could review proposals for an environmental impact study of an eight-mile extension of the South Shore commuter rail line.
Metra Commuters Still Have Rough Ride After Last Week's Brutal WeatherWhile Metra is try to put problems behind it, commuters are still experiencing them, such as extremely crowded trains in the wake of last week's weather delays and cancellations.
Wind, Blowing Snow Could Be Problem For Afternoon RushTuesday morning’s snowfall combined with blustery winds this afternoon could cause visibility issues for commuters during the evening rush.
Walter's Perspective: Allowing Guns On Public Transportation Is MadnessCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says lawmakers shouldn't cave to the demands of the NRA that Chicago commuters be allowed to carry concealed weapons.
Some Pastors Offer 'Ashes To Go' For Commuters On Ash WednesdayFor the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday, some ministers were catering to commuters, by placing ashes on their foreheads as they waited for their trains.
Report: Many Suburbs Are Hospitable For Commuters Without CarsA new report says many suburbs are transit-friendly – that is, hospitable for those who are not traveling with a car.
Metra Riders Rush To Buy Tickets Before Fare HikeIrritated commuters rushed Tuesday to buy Metra tickets before fare hikes averaging 25 percent go into effect Wednesday, but they couldn’t buy more than a month’s worth of discounted 10-ride passes, thanks to a Metra policy designed to prevent stockpiling.
Metra Steps Up Campaign To Spot Lax Fare CollectorsMetra is stepping up its campaign to spot conductors who are lax about collecting fares.
Metra Will No Longer Accept Laminated CardsIf you hold a Metra monthly pass, and you have been laminating the ticket so that it won't get torn up -- stop.
Wacker Drive Rehab Creates Commuter ConfusionA facelift for Wacker Drive has been leaving frown lines on many commuters, especially pedestrians.