CTA shutsdown ALL services as National Guard heads into Chicago

Date: 
05/31/2020
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Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown is attentive to Mayor Lightfoot's words

UPDATE
Metra trains will not run on Monday

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) is shutting down all buses and trains at 6:30 p.m., today, while the National Guard is rolling into the City.

The CTA expands their initial shutdown around the inner city to include the entire system. They announced that they expect to resume service in the morning.

As per the announcement by Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Police Superintendent David Brown announced Sunday morning, they requested Governor Pritzker to send in the Guard.

A caravan of vehicles was spotted on the highway.

Photo: Elaine A. Coorens

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