Posts tagged "NATO"

CTA had a role in NATO security efforts

May 22: CTA had a role in NATO security efforts. This is one of my favorite photos from that NATO weekend. (Photo by Steve Sterns, Stearn Images - http://www.stearnsimages.com/)
There was a tremendous coordinated effort by all aspects of city government to protect protesters right to free speech and keep citizens safe. The CTA was part of that effort, as this photo shows. Thanks to CTA Tattler reader Dan for emailing me with the photographer’s name:¬†Photo by Steve Sterns, Stearn Images.

CTA to accept Metra tickets on Monday only

With all the restrictions on Metra travel Monday due to the NATO meeting, transit officials have announced that the CTA will accept all Metra tickets on Monday only. Metra UP North riders, hope you enjoy the Red Line.