The CTA is looking for people to talk to for its new "My CTA" video series, featuring the lighter side of Chicago transit.
The CTA calls them "REAL stories from REAL customers." Although the first video features a guy who actually makes a living off real customers - Garland "Hustleman" Gant, who sells all kinds of stuff on the sidewalk near the Garfield Red/Green Line station. Interesting choice.
If you would like to be featured in a My CTA video email the CTA at email@example.com.
One wag on Twitter responded to the opportunity for real stories with this tweet:
@cta I used to be able to travel easily up and down Lincoln ave but now I can’t