Bus - on Michigan in front of Millennium Park fountain installation

Bus Route147 Outer Drive Express

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Route Information

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Service Description: No stops between Foster/Marine and Michigan/Delaware. See schedule for full details.

Service Hours:
Howard (accessible) (Red, Purple, Yellow) south to Michigan/Congress
4:30a-9:30p weekdays, 5:00a-9:40p Saturday, 5:40a-8:25p Sunday
Michigan/Congress north to Howard (accessible) (Red, Purple, Yellow)
5:15a-10:30p weekdays, 5:45a-10:30p Saturday, 6:45a-9:15p Sunday

(Precise hours of service may vary depending on where along the route you are.)

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#147 Outer Drive Express
Planned Reroute
Sun, Jul 23 2017 - 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM
#7 Harrison#126 Jackson#132 Goose Island Express#143 Stockton/Michigan Express#147 Outer Drive Express
Planned Reroute
Sat, Jul 29 2017 - 12:01 AM to Mon, Aug 7 2017 - 11:59 PM

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System Status



Red Line Normal Service
Blue Line Planned Work
Brown Line Planned Work w/Part Closure
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Normal Service
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Normal Service


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