Transportation

Blue Line will bypass Chicago Ave. Station overnight Monday

Date: 
07/10/2020
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Forest Park bound Blue Line trains will not stop at the Chicago Ave. overnight Mon., July 13, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Tues., July 14, according to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).

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Blue Line service changes during weekend

Date: 
07/10/2020
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While there will be regular train service between Rosemont and Forest Park, via downtown, there will be a shuttle train between Rosemont and O'Hare from 10 p.m., Fri., July 10 until 4 a.m. Mon., July 13.

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CTA shutsdown ALL services as National Guard heads into Chicago

Date: 
05/31/2020
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UPDATE
Metra trains will not run on Monday

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Public transportation into and in loop shut down

Date: 
05/31/2020
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Chicago Transit authority alerts riders that bus and rail lines will not be operating in and around the loop today.

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Blue Line service changes thru June 1

Date: 
05/30/2020
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Maintenance work at the Cumberland stations may cause delays, according to the CTA.

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Blue Line service changes through May 15

Date: 
05/09/2020
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Due to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) construction on the I-290, there may be delays on the Blue Line, according to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).

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Changes on the Blue Line on the weekend with CTA warnings to riders

Date: 
05/08/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) continues to remind passengers to practice social distancing, as a precaution against spreading COVID-19, while announcing this weekend's maintenance work.

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CTA reminders and Blue Line change notice

Date: 
05/02/2020
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The CTA (Chicago Transit Authority) is among those saying, "please practice social distancing"! 

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CTA warns of possible Blue Line delays on Saturday

Date: 
05/01/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) warns of possible delays on the Blue Line between O'Hare and the Loop on Sat., May 2, and suggest that extra time be allowed for travel between 1 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

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CTA shares concerns for employees and riders

Date: 
04/17/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) continues to serve the City, providing healthcare workers, first responders and others working in essential services and businesses a way to get to and from their jobs. 

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Potential Blue Line delays this weekend

Date: 
04/16/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) will be working on Your New Blue modernization program that may cause riders extra travel time this weekend.

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Blue Line service changes include temporary station closure

Date: 
04/02/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) reports that there may be some delays in travel this week at one station and until Oct. 31 at another. 

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CTA gives heads up about possible Blue Line delays this weekend

Date: 
03/26/2020
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Track maintenance along the Blue Line this weekend may cause slight delays according to the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA). 

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CTA notice and information for riders

Date: 
03/20/2020
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"Please practice social distancing," requests the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).

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Blue Line may have overnight delays

Date: 
03/07/2020
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Overnight work on the Blue Line may delay late night riders this week so the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) suggests that riders allow extra travel time.

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Weekday Blue Line service changes

Date: 
02/28/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is alerting Blue Line riders that there may be delays overnight all week.

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CTA Blue Line service changes through February 27

Date: 
02/22/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) gives notice about work through February 27 along the Blue Line. 

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CTA Planned service changes thru February 10

Date: 
02/07/2020
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The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is advising the Blue Line riders that they should allow some extra travel time due to work activity scheduled between Feb.7 and Feb. 10.

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Blue Line shooter: caught, charged and jailed

Date: 
02/06/2020
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Twelve hours after a 30-year-old man was shot and robbed on a Blue Line train, Patrick Waldon, 31, a convicted felon who was on parole, was identified and arrested. The incident occurred at the UIC-Halsted station in Chicago Police Department's 12th District, Wed., Feb. 5, at 10:30 a.m. 

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Blue Line shooting "not random"

Date: 
02/05/2020
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Blue Line train delays after 10:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, resulted from a passenger being shot at Harrison and Halsted, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD). 

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