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'L' Train Service Alerts

This page shows any current or upcoming alerts that affect 'L' service (CTA elevated/subway trains).

Customer Alerts

Alerts on this page are grouped by train route. Select between current and upcoming alerts, or pick a headline for more details.

Blue Line

Boarding Change, Delays Between Irving Park and California
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Blue Line trains in both directions will operate on same track btwn Irving Park & California, resulting in boarding changes & minor delays.
Tue, Aug 30 2016 10:00 PM to Wed, Aug 31 2016 4:00 AM

Illinois Medical District Station Paulina Entrance Temporary Closure
Special Note
The Illinois Medical District station Paulina St entrance/exit temporarily closed due to damage from a severe storm. Use Ogden Ave entrance.
Mon, Jul 25 2016 to TBD

Brown Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Fri, Apr 1 2016 to Sat, Nov 5 2016

Green Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Fri, Apr 1 2016 to Sat, Nov 5 2016

Orange Line

Boarding Change, Delays Between Ashland and Roosevelt
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Orange Line trains in both directions will operate on same track btwn Ashland and Roosevelt, resulting in boarding changes and minor delays.
Tue, Aug 30 2016 10:00 PM to Wed, Aug 31 2016 4:00 AM

Purple Line

Purple Line Service for Cubs 2016 Weekday Night Games
Added Service
Loop-bound Purple Line Express trains will stop at Sheridan for all weekday Cubs night games.
Mon, Apr 11 2016 to Wed, Sep 21 2016 11:59 PM

Pink Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Fri, Apr 1 2016 to Sat, Nov 5 2016

Yellow Line

Service for 2016 Cubs Weekday Night Games
Special Note
Additional srv frm Howard will operate on Yellow Ln for wkdy, wknd Cubs night games. Skokie-bound trains operate until 12am on game nights.
Mon, Apr 11 2016 to Wed, Sep 21 2016

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Trains:

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

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