Chicago transit traffic

Damen Blue Line Station Reopens

Damen Blue Line Station Reopens

To celebrate the re-opening, several nearby businesses planned to offer "welcome back" incentives to commuters. Watch »

3 hours ago
Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Closes Portion of LSD

Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Closes Portion of LSD

Authorities said a driver was heading south in the northbound lanes of the 3900 block of South Lake Shore Drive... Watch »

2 hours ago
Black Ice Causes Problems on Kennedy Expressway

Black Ice Causes Problems on Kennedy Expressway

A number of crashes and spin-outs prompted officials to close the Ohio and Ontario feeder ramps to Interstate 90/94... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
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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 Map Aims to Simplify Residential Zone Parking

New Map Aims to Simplify Residential Zone Parking

The City of Chicago currently has 1,429 active residential parking zones, many with their own rules of enforcement. Read »

Dec 18, 2014
Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More on Safety

Amid Scrutiny, Uber Says It Will Focus More on Safety

Uber promises to focus on rider safety amid increasing concerns that its drivers are not adequately screened for... Read »

Dec 18, 2014
Driver With Vanity Plate Issued

Driver With Vanity Plate Issued "Test" Tickets

Ever heard of a "test" ticket?" David Latko hadn’t. The Mokena man, who has vanity plates on his car,... Watch »

Dec 16, 2014
Metra Plans to Cut Down Congestion in Union Station

Metra Plans to Cut Down Congestion in Union Station

Metra revealed new plans Tuesday to cut down congestion in Union Station’s south concourse where crowded commuters... Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Severe Turbulence Injures 5 on DFW-Bound Flight

Severe Turbulence Injures 5 on DFW-Bound Flight

Five people were injured Tuesday morning when an American Airlines flight flying between Seoul, South Korea, and... Watch »

Dec 17, 2014
37-Mile Jane Addams Tollway Project Near Completion

37-Mile Jane Addams Tollway Project Near Completion

The project between Rockford and Elgin took two years and included widening the roadway. Read »

Dec 16, 2014
Service Restored on Electric line After Semi Hits Power Lines

Service Restored on Electric line After Semi Hits Power Lines

The driver of a tractor trailer heading southbound in the 7400 block of South Exchange struck a pillar holding... Read »

Dec 15, 2014
I-55 Reopens Near Channahon After Truck Overturns

I-55 Reopens Near Channahon After Truck Overturns

All northbound lanes of Interstate 55 near West Blodgett Road, south of Channahon, reopened late Friday morning... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
Officer Injured in Three-Car LSD Crash

Officer Injured in Three-Car LSD Crash

Authorities said two vehicles were traveling north in the 2800 block of North Lake Shore Drive when both spun out of... Read »

Dec 12, 2014
Man Arrested After Crashing Into Bus, Parked Vehicles

Man Arrested After Crashing Into Bus, Parked Vehicles

Police say a van sped away when they tried to pull the driver over for blowing a stop sign at West 47th Street and... Watch »

Dec 10, 2014
Freight Train Derailment Causes Metra Delays

Freight Train Derailment Causes Metra Delays

Inbound trains on the Milwaukee District / West Line were delayed between 15 and 20 minutes as of 4:30 a.m. Read »

Dec 9, 2014
Officials Break Ground on Wilson Station Reconstruction

Officials Break Ground on Wilson Station Reconstruction

Officials broke ground Monday on the Chicago Transit Authority’s reconstruction of the Wilson Red Line station. Watch »

Dec 8, 2014
Graffiti Cleanup Stalls Morning Commute

Graffiti Cleanup Stalls Morning Commute

Illinois Department of Transportation spokesman says authorities were alerted to the damage to the sign over... Read »

Dec 5, 2014
Boy Loses Leg After Being Hit by Metra Train

Boy Loses Leg After Being Hit by Metra Train

An 11-year-old boy lost one leg on Tuesday morning when he was struck by an inbound train on Metra’s Electric line... Watch »

Dec 2, 2014
CTA Bus Passengers Injured in West Side Crash

CTA Bus Passengers Injured in West Side Crash

Several people suffered minor injuries in a crash involving a CTA bus Monday afternoon in the West Side Austin... Read »

Dec 1, 2014
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