Chicago transit traffic

IDOT to Change

IDOT to Change "5 Minutes to Jane Byrne" Sign

Drivers approaching a notorious Chicago bottleneck now face a possibly jarring digital sign. Watch »

4 hours ago
Chicago's Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts Monday

Chicago's Winter Overnight Parking Ban Starts Monday

Regardless of snow, the ban will be enforced along 107 miles of arterial streets each day from 3 a.m. to 7 a.m. Read »

Nov 26, 2014
Thieves Drive Into West Side Clothing Store

Thieves Drive Into West Side Clothing Store

Red Dodge Caravan was driven into "Cisco NYC" on the 4000 block of West Madison Street early Wednesday... Watch »

Nov 26, 2014
Check Traffic & Travel Times

Check Traffic & Travel Times

Use Chicagoland highway traffic travel times to find out how long it will take to get to your destination. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
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NTSB Releases Report on Plane Crash Near Midway

NTSB Releases Report on Plane Crash Near Midway

About two minutes after taking off, a pilot told the Midway Airport control tower he was having trouble with the... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Airlines Offer Waivers Ahead of Thanksgiving Eve Storm

Airlines Offer Waivers Ahead of Thanksgiving Eve Storm

With snow looming in the forecast for the Northeast region of the United States, several airlines announced this... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Report Names Nation's Most Frustrating Airports

Report Names Nation's Most Frustrating Airports

New report ranks nation's most frustrating airports. Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Car Hits Bus, Crashes Into Building

Car Hits Bus, Crashes Into Building

Seven people were injured after a vehicle crashed into a building in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on Chicago's... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
2 Hurt in Dan Ryan Hit-and-Run Crash

2 Hurt in Dan Ryan Hit-and-Run Crash

Four vehicles were involved in the crash that happened near 47th Street about 3:30 a.m. Read »

Nov 24, 2014
Three Hurt in Wrong-Way Crash on I-90

Three Hurt in Wrong-Way Crash on I-90

A car driving the wrong way on the West Ohio Street ramp collided with another vehicle in the southbound lanes just... Read »

Nov 24, 2014
CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

CTA Adds Decorated Bus to Holiday Season

The "holiday bus" will join the "holiday train" on a rotation of routes beginning December 2. Read »

Nov 25, 2014
New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

New Green Line Station Merges Style, Function

The $50 million Green Line station at Cermak-McCormick Place is slated to be completed by February 2015. Watch »

Nov 20, 2014
Driver Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 88

Driver Killed in Single-Vehicle Crash on Interstate 88

The crash happened about 11:20 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 88 near Mannheim Road in Hillside. Read »

Nov 19, 2014
5 Kids Among 7 Hurt in Jackson Park Crash

5 Kids Among 7 Hurt in Jackson Park Crash

The 2001 Mercury van was headed westbound on East Marquette Drive, also known as 67th Street, near Richards Drive... Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
I-55 Reopen After Hazardous Material Leak

I-55 Reopen After Hazardous Material Leak

An ammonia leak shut down part of the Stevenson Expressway during Tuesday's evening rush hour, causing massive... Read »

Nov 19, 2014
Bus Fire Snarls Lake Shore Drive Traffic

Bus Fire Snarls Lake Shore Drive Traffic

The southbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive reopened at about 9 a.m. after a bus fire caused a major backup during the... Read »

Nov 18, 2014
Pilot Dead After Plane Crash Into Home Near Midway

Pilot Dead After Plane Crash Into Home Near Midway

Small plane came within eight inches of where couple was sleeping inside home, fire department official said. Watch »

Nov 19, 2014
Cab Driver Injured in Crash With SUV

Cab Driver Injured in Crash With SUV

Police told NBC Chicago the SUV hit the cab near North Michigan Avenue and East Superior Street at about 11:15 p.m. Read »

Nov 17, 2014
Metra Approves 2015 Fare Increase

Metra Approves 2015 Fare Increase

Metra's board on Friday unanimously approved the rail agency's 2015 budget, which includes the first of several... Watch »

Nov 14, 2014
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