New Estimate For Restored Yellow Line Service: OctoberService was halted May 17 after the ground gave way under the tracks during a MWRD construction project.
Timetable Unclear For Resumption Of Yellow Line ServiceThe train service between Rogers Park and Skokie was shut down earlier this week following an embankment collapse. Initially, officials thought it would take only a few days to repair.
Repairs To CTA Yellow Line To Take "Several Weeks"Travel to and from Skokie by CTA won't be Swift for a while, after an embankment crumbled, falling away completely from the tracks. A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) said Tuesday that it will take "several weeks to complete this (repair) work properly."
Emails Indicate Construction Mishap May Have Caused Yellow Line CollapseYellow Line riders are in for a long delay, as it could up a month before trains are running again, after tracks were damaged by a ground collapse.
Yellow Line Service To Be Shut Down For At Least Several Days Due To Embankment ErosionThe CTA Yellow Line between Skokie and the Rogers Park neighborhood could be out of service for a few days, after an embankment was washed out due to a construction accident.
Yellow Line Suspended For Track ProblemAll service is suspended on the line that runs between Chicago and Skokie, according to the CTA. However, shuttle buses are providing connecting service through the affected area.
Riders Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Skokie SwiftRiders cheerfully filled the seats and stood in the aisles, swapping stories about rides on the Swift, also known as the Yellow Line, which links downtown Skokie with the Howard 'L' terminal.
CTA's Skokie Swift Turns 50 Years OldThe CTA's Skokie Swift is turning 50 years old, and there's a party Saturday to mark the anniversary.
Man Arrested For Attacking Senior On Yellow Line TrainGanaa Otgoo, 32, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street was charged with one count of aggravated battery for the March 28 attack, according to Skokie Police.
Skokie Cops Search For Man Who Attacked Senior On Yellow LineThe suspect boarded a Yellow Line train and began yelling at passengers on March 28. When a senior citizen told him to leave, the man approached the senior citizen and pulled his jacket over his head before punching and kicking him.
CTA Worker Hospitalized After Touching Third Rail On Yellow LineThe employee was working with a shovel along the northbound tracks of the Yellow Line, about two blocks from the Oakton Street station.
Yellow Line Service Delayed After CrashService along the CTA’s Yellow Line has been suspended after a train collided with a vehicle near in the north suburbs.
Yellow Line Resumes Service After Train DerailmentServices have resumed after a CTA Yellow Line train derailed Tuesday afternoon in the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side.
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.
Suspicious Package Cleared In Skokie, Yellow Line Running AgainThe CTA Yellow Line is running again Sunday evening after a suspicious suitcase was discovered on a train platform in north suburban Skokie.