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Route Change

#1 Bronzeville/Union Station
Monday, December 17, 2012
to TBD
Impact Level:
Service Change

Full Description:

How does this affect my trip?
The #1 Indiana/Hyde Park will be revised to operate between Union Station and 35th/Indiana only. Service will be discontinued on Indiana and Michigan south of 35th Street, and on 51st Street.

The revised route will be renamed the #1 Bronzeville/Union Station.

#1 buses will continue to operate during weekday rush periods only, from approximately 5:40am to 9:45am, and from approximately 2pm to 6:50pm.

Alternate service is available in the affected area on the Green Line, #3 King Drive, and #29 State. (Routes in bold will receive improved service frequencies.)

For more information on the service additions and changes, visit the Plan to Reduce Crowding page.

Why is service being changed?
Service is being changed to use existing resources to meet growing ridership needs and add bus and train service on high-demand routes across the entire CTA network as part of the Plan to Reduce Crowding.

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