Track-Switching Problems Halt Or Delay Multiple CTA Train LinesThe Chicago Transit Authority reported numerous problems in its ‘L’ train system Monday night due to track-switching problems.
Aragon Ballroom Wall Collapses Under Weight Of Heavy SnowThe CTA said service on the Purple Line Express was suspended shortly after 9 a.m. due to debris on the tracks near the Lawrence 'L' stop.
Man With What Looked Like Handgun Apprehended By Police On CTA Train At WilsonPolice on Tuesday afternoon apprehended a man who was pulled what looked like a handgun on a CTA train at the Wilson stop.
Teen Stabbed Near CTA Belmont Red-Brown-Purple Line StopA teen was stabbed late Wednesday afternoon near the busy CTA Red-Brown-Purple Line Belmont stop.
Multiple CTA 'L' Lines Snagged After Body Is Found Under Red/Purple Line Tracks Near LoyolaRed, Purple, and Yellow line trains were snagged Tuesday evening, after body was found beneath the tracks near the Loyola station and the CTA said a train "may have been in contact" with the victim.
Work Begins On CTA's $2 Billion Red & Purple Modernization ProjectThe CTA officially broke ground Wednesday on a huge new project to make the commute easier for riders who take the Red, Purple, or Brown lines on the North Side.
Red, Purple Line Service Snagged, Yellow Line Suspended After Person Is Hit By Train At JarvisChicago Transit Authority Red Line trains were not running north of Belmont, Purple Line trains were also snagged, and Yellow Line trains were suspended altogether after a person was hit by a train at the Jarvis stop.
Brown Line And Purple Line Service Resumes After Apparent Train Collision Near SedgwickThe CTA said Brown and Purple line trains have stopped near the Sedgwick station, due to an "incident involving a train."
Red Line, Purple Line Service Delayed Between Howard,Addison After ShootingThere were heavy delays on the Red and Purple lines after a shooting on Monday afternoon following a shooting at the Argyle CTA stop, according to Chicago police.
CTA Marks #TDAD Transit Driver Appreciation Day With Stories About Bus Drivers And Train OperatorsMonday, March 18 is "Transit Driver Appreciation Day," and the CTA is celebrating its employees with a series of tweets highlighting its bus drivers and train operators.
CTA Reports Major Delays On Red, Purple, Yellow Line After IncidentThe CTA is reporting "major delays" after an incident on the Red Line near Rogers Park Sunday.
Man Killed By CTA Train At Belmont; Service Disrupted More Than 2 HoursService on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines has been disrupted, after a train hit a person at the Belmont station Monday morning. CTA officials said passengers on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines should expect major delays Monday morning.
100 Million Dollar Improvements Coming To CTA Red, Purple Lines"This grant funding will ensure the CTA's aging infrastructure can keep pace with the growing demand for its services."
Demolition Work To Begin In Lakeview For CTA 'Flyover' ProjectThe elevated structure would separate Brown Line tracks from Red and Purple Line tracks just north of Belmont, eliminating a bottleneck for CTA trains, and speeding up the commute on the North Side.
Normal Service Resumes On Red, Brown, Purple Lines After Body Found On TracksAccording to the Fire Department, the body of a 20-year-old man was found on the 'L' tracks just south of Fullerton around 6:30 a.m.