Chicago transit traffic

City on Course to Patch 350 Miles of Roads This Year

City on Course to Patch 350 Miles of Roads This Year

With winter lurking around the corner, road repair crews are rushing to fix pothole-strewn streets while they’ve got weather on their side. Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Gas Prices Drop Below $3 in Some Chicago Suburbs

Gas Prices Drop Below $3 in Some Chicago Suburbs

Signs outside more and more gas stations nationwide are broadcasting gas for under $3 a gallon — but whatever relief... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Officials to Dedicate Englewood Flyover

Officials to Dedicate Englewood Flyover

The $140 million bridge aiming to ease Chicago rail traffic opened in late September. Read »

Oct 23, 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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Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

Child Passenger From Liberia Being Tested for Ebola

A child traveling from Liberia is being tested for Ebola and remains in isolation in Chicago after he and an... Watch »

Oct 22, 2014
14 Taken to Hospitals After Dan Ryan Crash

14 Taken to Hospitals After Dan Ryan Crash

Fourteen people were taken to hospitals with non life-threatening injuries Monday morning after a four-vehicle crash... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

Damen Blue Line Station Closes for Renovations

The Damen Blue Line station closed Monday for more than two months of renovations as part of the ongoing “Your... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Chicago Cop Charged With Driving Wrong Way on I-57

Chicago Cop Charged With Driving Wrong Way on I-57

A Chicago police officer was charged Friday for driving the wrong way on I-57 near 111th Street while under the... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Man Charged With Sexual Abuse on CTA Train

Man Charged With Sexual Abuse on CTA Train

A man was charged with aggravated battery and sexual abuse after a “sexually related incident” in a train car in... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Federal Review Finds Safety Concerns With Metra

Federal Review Finds Safety Concerns With Metra

A federal review has found safety concerns with the Chicago area's Metra commuter rail service, though none that... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Passengers Describe O'Hare Ebola Screening

Passengers Describe O'Hare Ebola Screening

Amid recent cases of Ebola in the United States, new travel precautions took effect at O’Hare Airport in Chicago... Watch »

Oct 16, 2014
Suspicious Package Prompts Evacuation at O’Hare

Suspicious Package Prompts Evacuation at O’Hare

A United Cargo building at O’Hare International Airport was declared safe after an investigation concluded a... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
O'Hare Airport Begins Ebola Screenings Thursday

O'Hare Airport Begins Ebola Screenings Thursday

As a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola travels to Atlanta for treatment, officials are emphasizing the... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Metra Fare Hikes Could Fund New Cars

Metra Fare Hikes Could Fund New Cars

Metra, Chicago’s commuter rail agency, has big plans to renew its creaky fleet through ten years of fare... Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Officials Unveil Plans for Ventra App

Officials Unveil Plans for Ventra App

Chicago's public transportation is going mobile. Watch »

Oct 15, 2014
Woman Spotted Riding Divvy Bike on Dan Ryan

Woman Spotted Riding Divvy Bike on Dan Ryan

Stephanie Kemen didn’t realize at first what her boyfriend wanted her to take a picture of as they were driving... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Southwest Airlines Offers Tickets for $49

Southwest Airlines Offers Tickets for $49

Southwest Airlines has launched a winter fare sale, offering one-way tickets ranging from $49 to $149 to certain... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
10 Most Dangerous Chicago Intersections for Pedestrians: Report

10 Most Dangerous Chicago Intersections for Pedestrians: Report

Active Trans analyzed crash data from the city and asked for feedback from the general public to arrive at their... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Ebola Screenings at O'Hare Begin Thursday

Federal health officials say the entry screenings add another layer of protection to halt the spread of the Ebola... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
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