We begin investigating how decisions are made around adding and removing bus routes. This comes right as the CTA is finalizing plans to cut a dozen bus routes. Our story begins with a listener's question as to why Chicago's Elston Avenue doesn't have a bus line.
The Thorndale El train stop in Chicago officially closes for renovations Friday night for about six weeks. It’s part of an $86 million project to fix some of the worst stops on the Red Line.Thorndale will be the third Red Line station out of seven to get a makeover.