Posts tagged "board meeting"

CTA keeps lid on expenses, but revenue down in first quarter

While the CTA spent about $23 million less than budgeted in the first quarter of the year, system-generated revenue was $8.5 million less than anticipated for Q1, according to the financial report presented at last week’s meeting of the Chicago Transit Authority board. Reasons cited for the reduced revenue include: Lower than anticipated farebox revenue... Read more »

Protest rally set for Wednesday's CTA board meeting on "criminal and racist" budget

The CTA’s transit workers unions are planning a rally at the CTA’s West Loop headquarters from 10 am till noon during the agency’ Wednesday board meeting. The notice of the rally states: “On Nov. 12, the CTA Board passed a criminal and racist budget for next year that includes massive layoffs and services cuts. 2,000... Read more »