March 13, 2003

Viaduct Construction Closes Diversey at Rockwell Saturday and SundayRebuilding of a Metra viaduct will close Diversey between Rockwell and California from 7 a.m. Saturday, March 15 until 4 p.m. Sunday, March 16. #76 Diversey buses will be detoured off Diversey via Western, Logan, California and Diversey in both directions.

Filming Closes Clark from Addison to Racine Saturday, March 15Clark Street will be closed for filming between Addison and Racine from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, March 15. #22 Clark buses will be detoured off Clark via Addison, Racine and Clark in both directions.

Construction Closes Madison from Michigan to Wabash Sunday, March 16Construction work will close Madison between Michigan and Wabash from 4 a.m. Sunday, March 16 until 6 a.m. Monday, March 17. #20 Madison, #56 Milwaukee and #60 Blue Island/26th buses will operate west from Michigan on Randolph, go south on State, and stop for customers on State at Washington and at Madison before turning west on Madison over their regular routes.

Helicopter Lift Closes Michigan from Jackson to Congress Early Sunday A helicopter lift will close Jackson from Canal to Wells from 7:30 until 10:30 a.m. Sunday, March 16. #126 Jackson buses will end their trips east at Michigan before starting trips west on Adams. Southbound #3 King Drive, #4 Cottage Grove and #145 Wilson/Michigan Express buses will use Michigan, Jackson, Columbus and Congress to Michigan. Northbound #3, #4 and #6 Jeffery Express buses will use Michigan, Congress, State and Jackson to Michigan.

Track Work Affects Dan Ryan Branch Red Line Service Sunday, March 16Track work will require Red Line trains to use a single track while serving the Dan Ryan branch station at 47th from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, March 16. During this period Red Line trains will operate every 15 minutes south of Roosevelt.

Structural Work Affects Brown Line service Sunday, March 16Structural work will require Brown Line trains to use a single track while serving the stations at Damen, Montrose and Irving Park Sunday, March 16 from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Trains will operate every 15 minutes instead of 10 minutes apart along the entire line.

South Side Irish Parade Detours Buses off Western at 103rd Sunday The South Side Irish St. Patrick's Day Parade will step off at noon Sunday, March 16 south on Western from 103rd to 115th. Parade assembly will close Western at 99th starting at 10 a.m. Pace #349 South Western buses will be detoured via 99th, Longwood and 119th back to Western. #103 West 103rd buses will operate via Longwood, 99th, Kedzie to 103rd. #112 Vincennes/111th buses will be detoured via Longwood, 119th and Kedzie to 111th.

Detours Begin Monday for Sewer Work on Sheridan South of GranvilleSewer construction will affect traffic southbound on Sheridan between Granville and Thorndale starting Monday, March 17.

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