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.
First Phase Of Red/Purple Line Rebuild May Start In 2017Starting as early as 2017, the CTA plans to rebuild four stations and replace track and elevated structures on the north part of the Red Line.
Purple Line Service Halted After Train Derails Leaving Howard Station A CTA Purple Line train derailed Friday evening in the North Side Rogers Park neighborhood, halting service in both directions.
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.
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 Purple Line Upgrades On Tap CTA's Purple Line has seemingly become one big slow zone. It's about to become a construction zone,
Commuter Alert: Major CTA Changes For Wells Street Bridge WorkA big commuter headache returns tonight, with the closure of the Wells Street bridge.
Wells Street Bridge Reconstruction To Disrupt CTA ServiceThe second phase of reconstruction of the Wells Street Bridge begins Friday night.
Wells Street Bridge Reopens To CTA Brown & Purple Line TrainsThe rumble of CTA L cars over the Wells Street Bridge is due to resume Monday in time for Purple and Brown Line riders to return to normal rush-hour schedules.
Bridge Work To Make Commute A Headache For Brown, Purple Line RidersThis morning’s commute might be a big hassle for thousands who depend on the CTA’s Brown and Purple lines.
CTA Train Routes Closed For Bridge Construction It's a big hassle for thousands of CTA riders and it's all to replace a major Chicago bridge.
CTA's Loop Problems May Not Be Entirely Fixed Until SaturdayProblems with switches at one of the busiest rail junctions on the CTA's rapid transit system made a mess out of the homebound commute Friday evening and could mean delays until at least Saturday afternoon on lines that use the Loop L tracks.
Wells Street Bridge Restoration To Close Road For A YearWith a poor rating from the National Bridge Inventory database last year, it’s time for a major revamp of the historic Wells Street Bridge.
Viaduct Replacement To Close Part Of Purple Line This WeekendMajor repair work on CTA bridges is going to halt service on a stretch of the Purple Line in Evanston over the weekend.
Remains Of Lincoln Park Furniture Store Come Down After Extra-Alarm FireDemolition crews are clearing away what is left of Roy’s Furniture Company in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, which was reduced to rubble by an extra-alarm fire Tuesday afternoon.