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Weekday Service Changes 




Apr 2 - 6


 

Rail Lines

 

 
 
BLUE LINE
 
 
Apr 2 - 5
Mon to Thu, nightly
11pm to 4am next day 

Boarding Change, Delays between Grand and LaSalle

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the O’Hare-bound side of the platform at the Clark/Lake, Washington, Monroe, and Jackson stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Grand and LaSalle, 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 Blue Line. 

 
 
 
BROWN LINE
 
 
Apr 2 - 6
Mon to Fri
10:40am to 3pm, daily

Boarding Change at Belmont Station

How does this affect my trip?
At Belmont station, board/exit Kimball-bound Brown Line trains on the Red Line side of the Kimball- and Howard-bound platform.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
We are performing work in preparation for future improvements as part of the first phase of the Red-Purple Modernization Program. 
 
 
  
RED LINE
 
 
Apr 2 and 4
Mon and Wed, nightly
11pm to 4am next day

Boarding Change, Delays Between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown

How does this affect my trip?
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound side of the platform at the Lake, Monroe, Jackson, Harrison, and Roosevelt stations.
 
Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in minor delays.

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. 
 
 
 
Apr 5 - 6
11pm Thu to 4am Fri


Boarding Change, Delays Between North/Clybourn and Lake


How does this affect my trip? 
Board/exit all trains on the Howard-bound side of the platform at the Clark/Division station, and on the Howard-bound platform at the Chicago and Grand stations.

Trains in both directions will operate on the same track between North/Clybourn and Lake, 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.
 

 
Temporary Reroute
#12 Roosevelt
#N62 Archer (Owl)

Apr 5 – 6
10pm Thu to 2am Fri or completion

How does this affect my trip?
#12 Roosevelt
and #N62 Archer (owl) buses in both directions will operate via Roosevelt, Canal, Harrison, Clark, and Roosevelt.
Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to maintenance on the Roosevelt Bridge over the Chicago River. 
 
 
 
#18 16th/18th Temporary Reroute

Mon, Apr 2
10am to 4pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Ogden and Washtenaw, then resume their normal route on 16th.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming on 16th between California and Washtenaw. 
 
 
 
Temporary Reroute
#29 State
#36 Broadway
#62 Archer


Thu, Apr 5
9:30am to 2:30pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Southbound #29 State
and #36 Broadway buses will operate via State, Kinzie, Clark, and Wacker, then resume their normal route on State.

Northbound #29 buses will operate via State, Wacker, Dearborn, and Kinzie, then resume their normal route on State.

Northbound #36 buses are not affected.

Southbound #62 Archer buses will begin their trips at Kinzie/State, operate via Kinzie, State, Hubbard, Clark, and Wacker, then resume their normal route on State.

Northbound #62 buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to maintenance on the State Street Bridge over the Chicago River. 
 
 
 
#73 Armitage Temporary Reroute

7am, Tue, Mar 27 to 4pm, Fri, Apr 13 or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
buses will operate via Cortland, Clybourn, and Sheffield, then resume their normal route on Armitage.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to sewer work at Racine/Maude. 
 
 
 
#126 Jackson Temporary Reroute

Wed, Apr 4
7pm to 11pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Eastbound
will operate via Jackson, Ashland, Monroe, and Laflin, then resume their normal route on Jackson.

Westbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are being rerouted due to filming on Jackson between Ashland and Laflin. 
 
 
 
#157 Streeterville/ Taylor Temporary Reroute

Mon, Apr 2
10am to 4pm or completion

How does this affect my trip?
Westbound
buses will operate via Western and 16th, then resume their normal route on Washtenaw.

Eastbound buses are not affected.

Allow extra travel time.

Why is service being changed?
Buses are rerouted due to filming on 16th between California and Washtenaw.
 


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.

The 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.

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