All I have to say is: Just who does she think she is, and who thought this was a good idea?
Oprah Winfrey will open the 24th season of her TV talk show by closing Michigan Avenue for two days from Wacker Drive all the way to Ohio Street. The stage for her show taping will be at the north end of the bridge, with audience sections set up in six areas all along Boul Mich to Ohio Street.
Again, who thought this was a good idea? Oh, Mayor Daley does: “This is a great thing we’re doing, I wish we could do this everyday in the city of Chicago.”
Well Richie, about 80% of Tribune readers participating in a click poll think it’s a bad thing you’re doing. And they certainly don’t want to see it happen every day.
So yes, 15 buses will have to be rerouted. Here’s the CTA’s notice and explanation about the reroutes, which start at 10 pm Sunday, Sept. 6, and last till 6 am Wednesday, Sept. 9.