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Loop Link Launches Downtown, Faster Bus Service Expected

Loop Link Launches Downtown, Faster Bus Service Expected

The Loop Link project officially launched Sunday, and commuters got a chance to experience the new express bus... Watch »

Monday, Dec 21, 2015
Metra BNSF Trains Delayed Because of Truck Striking Bridge

Metra BNSF Trains Delayed Because of Truck Striking Bridge

Metra commuters on the BNSF line should expect extensive delays Thursday evening while authorities inspect a bridge... Read more »

Thursday, Dec 17, 2015
IDOT Considers Adding Toll Lanes to Stevenson Expressway

IDOT Considers Adding Toll Lanes to Stevenson Expressway

Commuters on the Stevenson Expressway may soon have the option of choosing between sitting in traffic and paying for... Read more »

Tuesday, Dec 8, 2015
IDOT Prepares Motorists for Winter Weather Travel

IDOT Prepares Motorists for Winter Weather Travel

The Illinois Department of Transportation has teamed up with the Illinois State Police and the Tollway Authority to... Watch »

Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015
Service Resumes After Derailment on CTA Brown Line

Service Resumes After Derailment on CTA Brown Line

A train derailment caused CTA Brown Line service to be suspended between Kimball and Belmont Thursday morning. Read more »

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
Ventra App Now Available for Download

Ventra App Now Available for Download

A new era for public transit riders begins Thursday, as you can now use paperless tickets. Watch »

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
FAA: Significant Delays Reported at O'Hare Airport for Strong Winds

FAA: Significant Delays Reported at O'Hare Airport for Strong Winds

Significant delays were reported at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport Wednesday morning after high winds... Read more »

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015
27 Transported to Hospitals After School Bus Accident in Chicago

27 Transported to Hospitals After School Bus Accident in Chicago

Twenty-seven people were taken to area hospitals after a school bus accident on Chicago's Northwest Side Monday... Watch »

Monday, Nov 2, 2015
Lane, Ramp Reduction Begins on Eisenhower Friday

Lane, Ramp Reduction Begins on Eisenhower Friday

A new traffic configuration on the outbound Eisenhower Expressway west of the Kennedy Expressway will start Friday... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
Free Parking, Rides to Celebrate Reopening of CTA Yellow Line

Free Parking, Rides to Celebrate Reopening of CTA Yellow Line

The CTA will offer free rides and free parking for Yellow Line riders when it reopens the line Friday after it was... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
Chicago Commuters Report Traffic Nightmare Wednesday

Chicago Commuters Report Traffic Nightmare Wednesday

Weather grounded President Barack Obama Wednesday morning, forcing him to motorcade to O’Hare International Airport,... Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015
How to Get Around During Obama's Chicago Visit

How to Get Around During Obama's Chicago Visit

President Barack Obama arrived in Chicago Tuesday afternoon and is scheduled to make several stops in the city... Read more »

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2015
Man Shot While Driving With Child in Backseat on I-294

Man Shot While Driving With Child in Backseat on I-294

A man was shot while driving with a child in the backseat of the vehicle Monday morning on I-294 near south suburban... Watch »

Monday, Oct 19, 2015
LSD, Expressway Closures to Impact Traffic in Chicago Area

LSD, Expressway Closures to Impact Traffic in Chicago Area

Chicago roadways could be tough to navigate in the coming days as closures are expected on Lake Shore Drive and... Watch »

Friday, Oct 16, 2015
CTA Yellow Line Service to Return Oct. 30

CTA Yellow Line Service to Return Oct. 30

For nearly four months, the Chicago Transit Authority Yellow Line tracks in Skokie have sat idle after embankment... Watch »

Friday, Oct 16, 2015
Northbound Lanes Reopen on Dan Ryan After Rollover Crash

Northbound Lanes Reopen on Dan Ryan After Rollover Crash

Illinois State Police shut down all northbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway at 79th Street for nearly three... Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015
Service Resumes on BNSF Train Line After Hazmat Situation

Service Resumes on BNSF Train Line After Hazmat Situation

Metra service was restored after trains were halted on the BNSF Railway near Congress Park in Brookfield Monday... Watch »

Monday, Oct 12, 2015
How to Get Around During the 2015 Chicago Marathon

How to Get Around During the 2015 Chicago Marathon

Over one million spectators are expected to come to Chicago to watch Chicago marathoners run Sunday's race. Watch »

Thursday, Oct 8, 2015
Ground Stop Lifted as American Airlines Computers Restored

Ground Stop Lifted as American Airlines Computers Restored

American Airlines said computers were restored and a ground stop has been lifted at several airports Thursday after... Watch »

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015
Chicago Transit Ticketing Will Soon Be Mobile

Chicago Transit Ticketing Will Soon Be Mobile

Chicago transit officials say they're making progress in developing a mobile fare app expected to launch later this... Read more »

Thursday, Sep 17, 2015
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