Tag: next-train-arrival times

Purple Line trains now appear on next-train signs at Belmont

Ask and ye shall receive? Earlier today I wrote about my friend who switched from the Metra to the CTA, and was thrilled to do so. She mentioned one thing she liked about the CTA is the next-train arrival signs at Belmont. But someone mentioned that the Purple Line trains didn’t show up on those... Read more »

Next-train arrival signs in "pre-test" mode at Chicago Brown Line station

We’ve all been waiting patiently for the CTA to work out the kinks in the digital signs displaying next-train arrival times at rail station and platforms. And they’re getting closer. So close that the CTA is doing some “pre-testing” for a second pilot at select stations, including the Chicago Brown and Purple line station. Cheryl... Read more »

CTA working on new test for next-train-arrival signs; Titan scraps digital signs on Brown Line

Perhaps you’ve seen the iPhone ads during the NCAA playoffs. The guy browses to a page on his iPhone listing train arrival times for the Red, Green, Blue and other train lines. Except we know he’s not checking for CTA trains.The CTA pilot project to display next-train-arrival times on digital ad screens didn’t work out... Read more »