Mayor Rahm Emanuel and CTA President Forrest Claypool want to cap the $425 million Red Line South Reconstruction project with some local beauty. Read »
Especially at issue, in the RTA's eyes, is how much money Ventra glitches are causing the transit system. Read »
The banking partner chosen as part of the Ventra program appears to have a long history of legal problems related to prepaid debit schemes and other activities. Read »
Beyond the poor customer service lie deeper questions about who, if anyone, is profiting from these problems and whether the CTA did a proper job of vetting its business partners. Read »
A pair of ongoing stories reminds us the deep-seated and often contentious transportation challenges the city faces won't be going away anytime soon. Read »
Fewer Chicago Transit Authority employees are showing up late to work or calling out sick, saving $10 million, the agency announced Tuesday. Read »
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