Red Line, Purple Line Express Riders Face A Year Of Longer Morning CommutesStarting March 9, when the next phase of the CTA’s Wilson Station Reconstruction project begins, the westernmost of four tracks between Wilson and Belmont will be taken out of commission and the Purple Express trains that use it now will instead share a Red Line North track during the morning rush hour.
Winter Weather Delaying Rebuilding Efforts In WashingtonWashington Ald. Tyler Gee said the weather means real reconstruction will be delayed for hundreds of families.
Circle Interchange Overhaul Set To BeginTo reduce congestion, construction was launched Wednesday on a four-year, $475 million construction project, which Quinn’s office says will create thousands of jobs.
Chicago Artist Picked To Design Artwork For New 95th Street TerminalA Chicago artist whose work has been featured around the world has been picked as the head of a major art project for the CTA.
Red Line Riders Get Set For 5-Month Construction Project: 'It’s Going To Be Crazy'One set of CTA ‘L’ riders waved construction hassles goodbye Monday as another braced for the May 19 start of one of the largest reconstruction projects in CTA history.
Wells Street Bridge Reconstruction To Disrupt CTA ServiceThe second phase of reconstruction of the Wells Street Bridge begins Friday night.
Green Line Ashland/63rd Branch To Shut Down For Weekend WorkPreparation for spring construction on the CTA’s Red Line will lead to the shutdown of weekend service on the Ashland/63rd branch of the Green Line for three consecutive weekends beginning at 10 p.m. Friday.
State Seeking To Rebuild Circle Interchange To Ease CongestionRelief could be on the way for commuters frustrated by the consistent gridlock they face on the Circle Interchange just west of downtown.
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 Picks Contract For Red Line Work; 30 Percent To Go To Minority, Women-Owned FirmsThe Chicago Transit Authority has selected a contractor to handle the massive rehabilitation project for the South Red Line, and the firm will subcontract about 30 percent of the work to minority- and women-owned businesses.
CTA Hiring Bus Drivers For Shuttles During Red Line ReconstructionIf you’re looking for work, there may be an opportunity Monday for you to become a bus driver.
Final Leg Of Wacker Drive Reconstruction BeginsThe final leg of the Wacker Drive reconstruction project begins this week, and the intersection with Jackson Boulevard alongside the Willis Tower has closed.
Emanuel: City, Cubs Nearing Deal On Wrigley Field Renovation PlanMayor Rahm Emanuel says the city is nearing a deal with the Cubs to renovate Wrigley Field.
Wacker Drive Now Closed For Work Between Monroe And AdamsAbout a year and a half after it began, the work to rebuild about half of Wacker Drive has shifted south.
Congress Parkway Bridge Project Taking Longer Than PlannedMotorists on the Eisenhower Expressway and elsewhere are not imagining it – Illinois Department of Transportation officials agree that rebuilding the Congress Parkway Bridge is taking a lot longer than originally expected.