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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.

Red Line

Wilson Station East Platform Opens, Purple Line Express Trains Stop at All Times
Service Change
New east platform at Wilson will open, serving Howard-bnd Red Ln & Linden-bnd Purple Ln Exp. Purple Ln will stop at Wilson in AM & PM rush.
Mon, Oct 23 2017 4:00 AM to TBD

Wilson Station North Auxiliary Entrance Opens
Special Note
Wilson Stn entrance on the north side of Wilson Ave will reopen as a farecard-only auxiliary entrance. Entry will require a valid farecard.
Mon, Oct 23 2017 4:00 AM to TBD

Blue Line

Boarding Change, Delays Between Austin and Harlem (Forest Park branch)
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Blue Ln trns will operate on same track between Austin and Harlem (Forest PK branch), resulting in a boarding change and minor delays.
Mon, Oct 23 2017 10:00 PM to Tue, Oct 24 2017 4:00 AM

Boarding Change, Delays Between Austin and Harlem (Forest Park branch)
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Blue Ln trns will operate on same track between Austin and Harlem (Forest PK branch), resulting in a boarding change and minor delays.
Tue, Oct 24 2017 10:00 PM to Wed, Oct 25 2017 4:00 AM

Boarding Change, Delays Between Austin and Harlem (Forest Park branch)
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Blue Ln trns will operate on same track between Austin and Harlem (Forest PK branch), resulting in a boarding change and minor delays.
Wed, Oct 25 2017 10:00 PM to Thu, Oct 26 2017 4:00 AM

Delays Between O’Hare and Rosemont
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Blue Line trains will operate on the same track between O’Hare and Rosemont, resulting in minor delays.
Thu, Oct 26 2017 10:00 PM to Fri, Oct 27 2017 4:00 AM

Brown Line

Trains Rerouted Downtown - Lake and Wabash Closed; Pink Line Rerouted to Connect to Racine Blue Line Station
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Orng & Brwn Lns run btwn Kimball & Midway. Orng, Brwn, Green Lns run via Wells-VanBuren. Pink Ln runs btwn 54th & Polk, then to Racine Blue.
Fri, Oct 27 2017 10:00 PM to Mon, Oct 30 2017 4:00 AM

Green Line

Trains Rerouted Downtown - Lake and Wabash Closed; Pink Line Rerouted to Connect to Racine Blue Line Station
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Orng & Brwn Lns run btwn Kimball & Midway. Orng, Brwn, Green Lns run via Wells-VanBuren. Pink Ln runs btwn 54th & Polk, then to Racine Blue.
Fri, Oct 27 2017 10:00 PM to Mon, Oct 30 2017 4:00 AM

Orange Line

Trains Rerouted Downtown - Lake and Wabash Closed; Pink Line Rerouted to Connect to Racine Blue Line Station
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Orng & Brwn Lns run btwn Kimball & Midway. Orng, Brwn, Green Lns run via Wells-VanBuren. Pink Ln runs btwn 54th & Polk, then to Racine Blue.
Fri, Oct 27 2017 10:00 PM to Mon, Oct 30 2017 4:00 AM

Purple Line Express

Wilson Station East Platform Opens, Purple Line Express Trains Stop at All Times
Service Change
New east platform at Wilson will open, serving Howard-bnd Red Ln & Linden-bnd Purple Ln Exp. Purple Ln will stop at Wilson in AM & PM rush.
Mon, Oct 23 2017 4:00 AM to TBD

Wilson Station North Auxiliary Entrance Opens
Special Note
Wilson Stn entrance on the north side of Wilson Ave will reopen as a farecard-only auxiliary entrance. Entry will require a valid farecard.
Mon, Oct 23 2017 4:00 AM to TBD

Pink Line

Trains Rerouted Downtown - Lake and Wabash Closed; Pink Line Rerouted to Connect to Racine Blue Line Station
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Orng & Brwn Lns run btwn Kimball & Midway. Orng, Brwn, Green Lns run via Wells-VanBuren. Pink Ln runs btwn 54th & Polk, then to Racine Blue.
Fri, Oct 27 2017 10:00 PM to Mon, Oct 30 2017 4:00 AM

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Trains:

Red Line Planned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed
Blue Line Significant Delays
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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