South Shore Line Train Derails Outside Millennium Station; 4 HospitalizedA South Shore Line train derailed outside Millennium Station Saturday morning sending four people to the hospital.
Millennium Station Evacuated After Fire Alarm; Metra Electric And South Shore Line Trains DelayedMillennium Station was evacuated for about half an hour Thursday morning after fire alarms and sprinklers started going off, compounding delays for the Metra Electric District following wire problems.
Power Problems Hold South Shore Trains At Millennium StationOverhead power problems delayed South Shore Line trains to Indiana at the height of the afternoon rush on Monday.
Trains Moving After All Trains Were Halted At Millennium Station Due To 'Electrical Power Issues'Inbound and outbound trains have been halted between 51st Street and Millennium Station due to "electrical power issues," according to Metra's website.
Wi-Fi Now Available At All Downtown Metra StationsMetra riders can now access free Wi-Fi hotspots at all five downtown stations, the transit agency announced Thursday.
City Begins Work On Bus Rapid Transit Lanes In The LoopCity officials were warning of increased traffic delays in the Loop beginning Monday, as work begins on the so-called “Loop Link” project to provide faster bus service from Union Station to Millennium Station.
Bond Set At $50K For Teens Charged With Hate CrimeBond was set at $50,000 for two teens charged along with a juvenile with a hate crime after making derogatory statements and threatening someone Thursday night near Millennium Park.
Metra To Test Air In Downtown StationsMetra officials say they are satisfied that the air aboard its trains is not toxic, and now, the agency wants to test the air in three of its downtown terminals.