Photo: Track work at Kimball

Weekday service changes

 
Jul 15 - 19



BLUE LINE


Jul 15 – 18
Mon to Thu, nightly
10pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Logan Square and Irving Park

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Forest Park-bound side of the platform at the Belmont and Addison stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Logan Square and Irving Park, resulting in minor delays.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Service is being affected due to IDOT maintenance on the Addison Street Bridge over the Kennedy Expressway.

 

RED LINE
 

Jul 14 - 15
11pm Sun to 4am Mon

95th-bound Trains Bypass Argyle and Lawrence

How does this affect my trip?
95th-bound trains will not stop at Argyle or Lawrence stations.

For service to these stations, take a 95th-bound train to Wilson and transfer to a Howard-bound train.

For service from these stations, take a Howard-bound train to Berwyn and transfer to a 95th-bound train.

Wilson and Sheridan Stations: 95th-bound trains will stop at their normal platform. At Wilson, board/exit trains on the Purple Line side of the Loop- and 95th-bound platform; at Sheridan, board/exit trains on the outer tracks instead of the inner tracks.

Allow extra travel time.

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

Map

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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. 

Temporary Reroutes
#2 Hyde Park Express 
#6 Jackson Park Express
#10 Museum of Science & Industry
#J14 Jeffery Jump
#26 South Shore Express
#28 Stony Island


8am, Tue, Jul 2 to 4pm, Fri, Jul 19 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Northbound #2 Hyde Park Express
#6 Jackson Park Express#10 Museum of Science & Industry#J14 Jeffery Jump#26 South Shore Express, and #28 Stony Island buses will operate via Columbus, Roosevelt, and Michigan to Balbo.

#2 and #10 buses will resume their normal route on Balbo.

#6#J14#26, and #28 buses will continue their normal route on Michigan.

From Balbo/Michigan, southbound #2#6#10#J14#26, and #28 buses will operate via Michigan and  Roosevelt, then resume their normal route on Columbus.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Taste of Chicago.


Temporary Bus Stop Change
#3 King Drive
#26 South Shore Express
#66 Chicago
#157 Streeterville/Taylor 


Jul 15 - 16
Mon to Tue or completion


How does this affect my trip?
The eastbound #3 King Drive , #26 South Shore Express, #66 Chicago, and #157 Streeterville/Taylor bus stop located on the south side of the street on Chicago at Mies van der Rohe will be temporarily discontinued.

Why is service being changed?
The bus stop is being temporarily discontinued due to construction.


Temporary Reroute
#7 Harrison
#126 Jackson
#143 Stockton/Michigan Express

#147 Outer Drive Express

Jul 3 – 19
9am Wed to 4pm Fri or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound #7 Harrison and #126 Jackson, and southbound #143 Stockton/Michigan Express buses will operate via Michigan and Harrison, ending their trips at Harrison/Michigan.

Westbound #7 and #126, and northbound #143 buses will begin their trips at Harrison/Michigan, operate via Harrison, Wabash, Balbo, and Michigan to Ida B. Wells, then continue their normal route on Michigan.

Southbound #147 Outer Drive Express buses will operate via Michigan and Harrison, ending their trips at Harrison/Wabash.

Northbound #147 buses will begin their trips at Harrison/Wabash, operate via Harrison and State to Ida B. Wells, then continue their normal route on State.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to the Taste of Chicago.
 

#49 Western Temporary Bus Stop Change

Effective 9am, Wed, Jul 10 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
The southbound bus stop on the west side of Western at St. Paul will be temporarily discontinued.

Why is service being changed? 
The bus stop is being temporarily discontinued due to construction.


#67 67th-69th-71st Temporary Reroute 

9am, Mon, Jul 8 to 5pm, Mon, Aug 5 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
 buses will operate via Pulaski, 67th and Kedzie, then resume their normal route on 71st.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to sewer construction at 71st/Homan.


#92 Foster Temporary Bus Stop Relocation


Jul 15 - 19
9:30am Mon to 4pm Fri or completion

How does this affect my trip? 
The eastbound stop on the south side of Berwyn east of Broadway, near the Berwyn station, will be relocated 100 feet west.

Why is service being changed? 
The bus stop will be temporarily relocated due to utility construction in preparation for the Red-Purple Modernization Project.


#146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express Temporary Bus Stop Relocation

Jul 15 - 19
9:30am Mon to 4pm Fri or completion

How does this affect my trip? 
The eastbound stop on the south side of Berwyn east of Broadway, near the Berwyn station, will be relocated to the southeast corner at Broadway/Berwyn.

Why is service being changed? 
The bus stop will be temporarily relocated due to utility construction in preparation for the Red-Purple Modernization Project.

 

 

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.

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