Chicago transit traffic

Several Major Streets to Close for Lollapalooza

Several Major Streets to Close for Lollapalooza

One of the most popular concert events of the summer will take over Grant Park next week, which can only mean large crowds and major road closures in the downtown area. Watch »

Jul 28, 2015
Eisenhower Lanes Reopen After Reports of Shots Fired

Eisenhower Lanes Reopen After Reports of Shots Fired

All lanes of the Interstate 290 Eisenhower Expressway have reopened after reports of shots fired shut down part... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Chicago-Area Gas Prices Fall Below $3 Per Gallon

Chicago-Area Gas Prices Fall Below $3 Per Gallon

Gasoline prices dipped below $3 per gallon Wednesday in the Chicago area, the first time that’s happened this... Watch »

Jul 23, 2015
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
Illinois Tollway
New Lane Closures for Navy Pier Flyover Begin Tuesday

New Lane Closures for Navy Pier Flyover Begin Tuesday

Downtown motorists could face a traffic headache near Navy Pier as new lane closures take effect Tuesday morning to... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
'Not for a Billboard': Chicago Alderman Blocks Construction

'Not for a Billboard': Chicago Alderman Blocks Construction

A North Side Chicago alderman parked his car in front of a bulldozer Monday morning to stop construction on a street... Watch »

Jul 21, 2015
Suburban Road Closed for Repairs After Collapse

Suburban Road Closed for Repairs After Collapse

A suburban road will be closed indefinitely after part of the road suddenly collapsed Friday, leaving a large hole... Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Rauner OKs Ending Life Sentences for Juveniles

Rauner OKs Ending Life Sentences for Juveniles

Governor Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to end mandatory sentences of life without parole for juveniles. Read »

Jul 20, 2015
Lanes Reopen After Crash on I-80 near Tinley Park

Lanes Reopen After Crash on I-80 near Tinley Park

A crash closed the westbound lanes of I-80 in the south suburbs during Monday’s morning commute. Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Divvy Raises Rate for Daily Bike Rentals

Divvy Raises Rate for Daily Bike Rentals

Divvy Bikes will soon cost a bit more for Chicago users. Watch »

Jul 17, 2015
Woman Killed in South Side Crash

Woman Killed in South Side Crash

A 37-year-old woman was killed in a crash on Chicago’s South Side early Friday morning. Read »

Jul 17, 2015
Chicago Named Among Worst Cities for Drivers

Chicago Named Among Worst Cities for Drivers

It might not come as a big surprise for Chicago-area commuters, but the Windy City is apparently one of the worst... Watch »

Jul 16, 2015
TSA Tightens Security Screenings for Airport Workers

TSA Tightens Security Screenings for Airport Workers

Security screening and background checks will get more intense for the people who prepare planes for flights, handle... Watch »

Jul 15, 2015
Trains, Flights Delayed During Morning Storms in Chicago Area

Trains, Flights Delayed During Morning Storms in Chicago Area

Inbound and outbound trains on all of Metra's Union Pacific lines were halted early Monday morning due to a wind... Watch »

Jul 13, 2015
Man Dies After Chasing Beach Ball Onto CTA Red Line Tracks

Man Dies After Chasing Beach Ball Onto CTA Red Line Tracks

A man was found dead on the CTA Red Line tracks near the Harrison stop early Monday in the Loop. Read »

Jul 13, 2015
$30M Project Announced for CTA Purple Line

$30M Project Announced for CTA Purple Line

Officials on Thursday announced a $30 million modernization project for the Chicago Transit Authority’s Purple... Watch »

Jul 9, 2015
FAA to Hold Meetings on New O'Hare Runway

FAA to Hold Meetings on New O'Hare Runway

The Federal Aviation Administration will hold public meetings this summer on a new runway scheduled to open at... Read »

Jul 9, 2015
United Flights Resume After Nationwide Ground Stop

United Flights Resume After Nationwide Ground Stop

United Airlines flights were grounded for nearly two hours nationwide Wednesday morning. Watch »

Jul 8, 2015
CTA To Add Service For Taste, Crosstown Classic

CTA To Add Service For Taste, Crosstown Classic

The CTA is adding extra bus and train service beginning Wednesday for several events, including Taste of Chicago... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
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