March 7, 2002

Bridge Work Detours Buses Off Adams Friday NightTesting of the lift mechanism of the Adams Street bridge will require closing the bridge from 9:30 p.m. Friday, March 8, until 2 a.m. Saturday, March 9. #60 Blue Island/26th and #151 Sheridan buses will be detoured westbound off Adams via Wacker, Van Buren and Canal back to Adams.

Extra CTA Service for Flower and Garden Show at Navy Pier March 9 - 17(See attached release for details.)

Structure Work Affects O'Hare Branch Blue Line Service Sunday, March 10 Structure work on the Blue Line will require trains to use a single track while serving the Damen and Western stations on the O'Hare branch from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday, March 10. Customers should allow extra time for their trips.

Bridge Work Detours Buses at Various Locations All Next Week The testing of lift mechanisms will close different bridges over the week starting Monday, March 11, detouring buses as follows:

Time and Date, Bridge, Detoured Routes:

9 p.m. Monday — 5 a.m. Tuesday Michigan Avenue #3, 145, 146, 147, 151Southbound off Michigan via Ontario, State, Washington (except #146, which stays on State), Michigan; northbound via Randolph (#3 only; others stay on State north of Washington), State, Ohio, Michigan.

9:30 a.m. " 2 p.m. Tuesday South Ashland #9, 168 Detour off Ashland via Archer, Loomis, Cermak, Ashland (both directions).

1 a.m. " 5 a.m. Wednesday Washington Street #20, 56 Eastbound off Washington via Clinton, Monroe, Wacker, Washington.

9 p.m. Wed. " 1 a.m. Thursday Dearborn Street #22, 36, 62Detour northbound (except #62) via Wacker, State, Kinzie, (#22 only; #36 stays on State) Dearborn. #62 via Randolph, LaSalle, Kinzie, State.

1 a.m. " 5 a.m. Thursday State Street #29, 62 Detour off State northbound via Wacker, Dearborn, Kinzie, State; southbound via State, Kinzie, LaSalle, Lake, State.

9:30 a.m. " 2 p.m. Thursday South Halsted #8 Detour off Halsted via Archer, Canal, Cermak, Halsted (both directions).

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