RTA App Helps Chicago-Area Commuters on the Go

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    The new RTA App provides users real-time information on when a train or bus is scheduled to arrive, get directions and find out about delays or detours.

    Chicago-area commuters have a new way to check train and bus schedules while on the go.

    The Regional Transportation Authority announced Friday that its website, www.goroo.com , is now available as a smartphone app.

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    The app provides information for Chicago Transit Authority trains and buses, Metra trains and Pace bus routes.

    Users may access real-time information on when a train or bus is scheduled to arrive, get directions and find out about delays or detours. The app also provides a weather forecast and information on major attractions and destinations.

    RTA said the app may be accessed by logging on to www.goroo.com from the browser of any web-enabled smartphone.