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Once cutting-edge CTA cars roll for last time
Aug. 8, 2013
Today we bid farewell to the CTA's series 2200 rail cars, the 44-year-old ones with confoundingly narrow folding entry doors. What few know: A Chicago architecture firm had a hand in the car's design.
Ventra to roll out by September
Jul. 29, 2013
The new single fare card for regional public transportation will be available to all commuters by early September.
Artist Theaster Gates may get his work on the CTA Red Line
Jul. 14, 2013
The agency wants the award-winning Chicago artist to create two pieces at 95th Street.
Repairs cause delays on Michigan Ave.
Jun. 4, 2013
Commuters were in for a surprise Tuesday morning as crews began work on 923 N. Michigan Avenue – the intersection before traffic enters and exits Lake Shore Drive.
Video: A 1981 'L' ride
May. 29, 2013
How the South Side and the Northwest Side looked from the 'L' 32 years ago.
Loss of Red Line changes Chinatown
May. 25, 2013
Some business owners are worried about a slow summer near the Cermak-Chinatown Red Line stop. But expanded water taxi service may pick up some of the slack.
Chicago's biggest 'L' rebuild
May. 22, 2013
Think the five-month Red Line renovation is a major pain? The story of an 'L' renovation that took five years.
Major Red Line closure begins
May. 20, 2013
Monday is the first weekday of the $425 million project to rebuild the line on the city's South Side and that means no trains are running along the 10.2-mile stretch between Cermak-Chinatown and 95th Street.
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