CTA's Increased Fares Squeeze Riders | WBEZ
Skip to main content

Eight Forty-Eight

CTA's Increased Fares Squeeze Riders

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has named long-time public transportation advocate Jacky Grimshaw to the board of the Chicago Transit Authority. Grimshaw is employed by the non-profit Center for Neighborhood Technology, where she works on transportation issues. A new report, by the group Transportation for America, finds that the CTA has the fourth biggest projected deficit in the country for this year.

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.