Playboy stops CTA in its tracks - well, Madison buses anyway

Six downtown buses will be rerouted Friday night for filming of "Playboy Club," an NBC pilot about a woman trying to become the first African-American Playboy bunny.

Madison Avenue Street between Michigan and Wabash will be closed from 6 pm Friday till about 12:30 am Saturday, affecting six CTA bus routes.

From the CTA website:

Northbound #14 Jeffery Express buses will travel
over the regular route to Michigan/Adams then will operate via Adams,
State to Madison and resume the regular route. Southbound #14 buses are
not affected and will travel over the regular route.
 
Eastbound #20 Madison buses will operate over the
regular route to Washington/State then will travel via State to Madison
before beginning the westbound trip. Westbound #20 buses will leave from
Madison between State/Dearborn and travel over the regular route.
 
Westbound #20 Madison buses operating to Randolph/Columbus only
will travel over the regular route to Randolph past Michigan to State
then will operate south on State to Madison and then resume the regular
route. 
 
Southbound #56 Milwaukee buses will travel over
the regular route to Monroe/State then will operate via State to Madison
before beginning the northbound trip. Northbound #56 buses are not
affected and will operate west on Madison over the regular route.
 
Westbound #60 Blue Island/26th and #157 Streeterville
buses will travel over their regular routes to Randolph past Michigan
to State then will operate south on State to Madison and then resume
their regular routes. Eastbound #60 and #157 buses are not affected and
will travel along their regular routes.
 
Westbound #124 Navy Pier buses will operate over
the regular route to Michigan/Randolph then will travel via Randolph,
State to Madison and then resume the regular route. Eastbound #124 buses
are not affected and will travel along the regular route.
 

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  • Madison "Avenue"??? Name change for Madison Street?

  • In reply to CTA1240:

    Thanks for noting CTA. I think I had Madison Avenue on the brain from my earlier "Mad Men" post.

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