Customer Alert:

Chicago Station Loop-bound Platform Elevator Out of Service

Brown Line Purple Line Express
Thursday, April 20, 2017
to Thursday, May 04, 2017
Impact Level:
Elevator Work

Full Description:
How does this affect my trip?
The Loop-bound platform elevator at the Chicago station will be temporarily out of service.
Entry/exiting from the Chicago Loop-bound platform will be available by stairs only.
For accessible boarding/exiting of Loop-bound Brown and Purple Line trains:
·         For service from Chicago, take a Kimball- or Linden-bound train to Sedgwick station and
          transfer to a Loop-bound train.
·         For service to Chicago, take a Loop-bound train to Merchandise Mart station and
          transfer to a Kimball- or Linden-bound train.
The elevator is estimated to return to service on Thursday, May 4, 2017 (date subject to change).
Allow extra travel time.
Why is service being changed?
We are performing critical maintenance on the elevator at Chicago station to ensure continued safe, accessible service.

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System Status



Red Line Normal Service
Blue Line Normal Service
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Normal Service
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Normal Service


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