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Oakton-Skokie Yellow Line Station Opens

Yellow Line
Monday, April 30, 2012 - 4:45 AM
to TBD
Impact Level:
Special Note

Full Description:
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The new Oakton-Skokie Yellow Line station at Oakton will be open for service. This station will be accessible to customers with disabilities and include these customer convenient features:
  • Accessible entrances at Oakton Street and Searle Parkway
  • Transit Card vending machines available at Oakton Street and Searle Parkway station houses
  • Island platform that will accommodate bidirectional boarding
  • Bright lighting
  • New signage, including neighborhood maps, Braille, and digital signs
  • Sheltered bicycle racks at Oakton Street and Searle Parkway entrances
  • Kiss & Ride drop off area located near the Searle Parkway entrance
  • Convenient access to downtown Skokie

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