Tag: Rogers Park

Weekend CTA track work in Rogers Park; Toy for Tots Parade on Western

Track work on the Red Line in Rogers Park will force southbound CTA trains to bypass Jarvis, Morse and Loyola Red Line stations from 11 pm Friday till 4 am Monday. As the CTA Weekend Service Alert states: For service from these stations, take a Howard-bound train to Howard and transfer to a 95th-bound train.... Read more »

Ward voters pick murals to grace CTA underpasses in Rogers Park

Earlier this year we told you about how 49th Ward residents had voted to spend part of its $1.3 million “menu money” on both CTA L station amenities and murals for underpasses. It was part of what 49th Ward Alderman Joe Moore called “participatory budgeting.” On Aug. 21 and 22, ward residents voted to select... Read more »

London train tracker provides excellent model for CTA

Some Chicago Transit Authority-related news and notes: While we wait for the CTA to get the kinks out of of real-time train tracker to rival its bus tracker, some chaps in London took the APIs of the London Underground and mashed-up an interactive map showing all trains and next arrival times. Of course, the CTA... Read more »