Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

 
Mar 25 - 29

 

Rail Lines


 

BLUE LINE
 

Mar 25 – 28
Mon to Thu, nightly
10pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Montrose and Harlem (O’Hare branch)

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Jefferson Park station.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Montrose and Harlem (O’Hare branch), resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing signal maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Blue Line.

 

RED LINE

 
Mar 25 - 28

Mon to Thu, nightly
11pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Cermak-Chinatown and Grand

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the 95th-bound side of the platform at the Roosevelt, Harrison, Jackson, Monroe, and Lake stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Cermak-Chinatown and Grand, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing maintenance to ensure that trains continue to operate safely along the Red Line.

 

Bus Routes

The bus reroutes listed below are short-term reroutes during this weekend or long-term reroutes beginning this weekend. For a full list of bus reroutes currently in place, please visit the Bus Alerts page.


#1 Bronzeville/Union Station Bus Stop Elimination

Effective Mon, Mar 25

How does this affect my trip?
The southbound #1 Bronzeville/Union Station  bus stop located on the northwest corner of Michigan/35th will be eliminated.

Board buses on the northwest corner at Michigan/34th.

 

Temporary Reroute
#J14 Jeffery Jump
#20 Madison
#56 Milwaukee

Mon, Mar 25
9:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound #J14 Jeffery Jump
and #56 Milwaukee, and eastbound #20 Madison buses will operate via Washington, Clinton, Monroe, and Wacker, then resume their normal route on Washington.

Northbound #J14 and #56, and westbound #20 buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to maintenance on the Washington Street Bridge over the Chicago River.

 

#47 47th Bus Stop Relocation 

Effective 7am, Tue, Mar 26

How does this affect my trip?
The eastbound #47 47th bus stop located on the southwest corner at 47th/California will be relocated to the southeast corner at 47th/California.

Why is service being changed?
This stop is being relocated to improve service along the route.

 

#54B South Cicero Bus Stop Relocation 

Effective 7am, Tue, Mar 26

How does this affect my trip?
The southbound #54B South Cicero bus stop located on the northwest corner of Cicero/47th will be relocated to the southwest corner at Cicero/47th.

Why is service being changed?
This stop is being relocated to improve service along the route.


#56 Milwaukee Temporary Reroute

9am, Fri, Mar 22 to 4pm, Fri, Apr 12 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Buses will operate in both directions via Milwaukee, Armitage, California, Fullerton, and Milwaukee.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to sewer work at Milwaukee/Belden.

 

Temporary Reroute
#60 Blue Island/26th
#124 Navy Pier

#157 Streeterville/Taylor

Mon, Mar 25
9:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound #60 Blue Island/26th
, #124 Navy Pier, and #157 Streeterville/Taylor buses will operate via Canal, Lake, and Wacker, then resume their normal route on Washington.

Westbound #60, #124, and #157 buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to maintenance on the Washington Street Bridge over the Chicago River.


#88 Higgins Temporary Reroute

8am, Fri, Mar 22 to 4pm, Fri, Apr 19 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound buses will operate via Devon and Northwest Highway, then resume their normal route on Harlem.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to construction at  Devon/Odell/Avondale.
 

#90 Harlem Bus Stop Relocation 

Effective 7am, Tue, Mar 26

How does this affect my trip?
The northbound #90 Harlem bus stop on the northeast corner of Harlem/Chicago will be relocated to the southeast corner at Harlem/Chicago.

Why is service being changed?
This stop is being relocated to improve service along the route.

 

 

Note:

Customer alerts listed here are based on the latest information known as of the time of publishing. This information is subject to change without notice. While we work to provide information as accurate and reliable as possible, changes, additions, and cancellations are sometimes necessary.

For the latest information, including any changes to the information above or information about unplanned events that affect service, please check the Alerts section of the CTA website or see information pertaining to your route in our System Guide.