EVENTS AFFECTING CTA SERVICE STARTING THE WEEKEND OF NOVEMBER 22 - 24

November 21, 2002
11/21/02

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Closes North Michigan Saturday AfternoonThe Magnificent Mile Lights Festival will close Michigan Avenue between Oak and Wacker from about 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, November 23, detouring nine CTA bus routes. (For details see separate release regarding the festival.)

Weekend Construction Closes Central Park from Cermak to OgdenConstruction on the Cermak (Douglas) branch of the Blue Line will close Central Park between Cermak and Ogden from 12:01 a.m. Saturday, November 23 until 5 a.m. Monday, November 25. #82 Kimball/Homan buses will be detoured off Central Park in both directions via Cermak and Ogden to Central Park.

Parade Closes 63rd from Oakley to Tripp Early Saturday AfternoonA holiday parade will close 63rd between Oakley and Tripp from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, November 23. #63 63rd buses will be detoured off 63rd in both directions via Damen, Marquette and Cicero to 63rd.

Track Work Affects Blue Line Forest Park Branch Over the WeekendTrack work on the Forest Park branch of the Blue Line will require trains to use a single track while serving the Racine and Medical Center stations from 8 p.m. Saturday, November 23 until 2:30 a.m. Monday, November 25.

'L' Maintenance Work Closes Montrose at Ravenswood Sunday Maintenance work on the Brown Line 'L' structure will close Montrose Avenue at Ravenswood from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday, November 24. #78 Montrose buses will be detoured off Montrose in both directions via Ashland, Wilson and Damen to Montrose. The Montrose 'L' station will remain open.

Brown Line Trains Affected by Structural Work at Montrose Sunday Structural work will require Brown Line trains to use a single track while serving the stations at Irving Park, Montrose and Damen from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Sunday, November 24.

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