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Red Line

Boarding Change, Delays Between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker estimations (What's this?)
Red Line trains will operate on the same track between 47th and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in a boarding change and minor delays.
Fri, Jul 19 2019 10:00 PM to Sat, Jul 20 2019 6:00 AM

Blue Line

Bus Substitution Between Jefferson Park and Harlem (O’Hare branch) Stations
Planned Work w/Part Closure
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker estimations (What's this?)
Shuttle buses will replace Blue Line service between Jefferson Park and Harlem (O’Hare branch).
Fri, Jul 19 2019 11:30 PM to Mon, Jul 22 2019 4:00 AM

Blue Line Delays
Significant Delays
Blue Line trains are running w/residual delays following an earlier police investigation at Illinois Medical District. Service is resuming, allow extra time.
Fri, Jul 19 2019 9:13 PM to TBD

Brown Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring thru fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sun, Apr 14 2019 to Sun, Nov 17 2019

Green Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring thru fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sun, Apr 14 2019 to Sun, Nov 17 2019

Pitchfork - Increased Capacity/More Frequent Service
Added Service
Green and Pink lines: Added service is being provided for the convenience of customers attending Pitchfork.
Fri, Jul 19 2019 9:00 PM to TBD

Orange Line

Midway Station Kiss & Ride Temporary Closure, Relocation
Special Note
The Midway stn kiss & ride drop-off/pick-up lot will be temporarily closed. A temporary kiss & ride will be provided in the NE corner of the park & ride lot.
Sat, Aug 4 2018 7:00 AM to TBD

Pink Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring thru fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sun, Apr 14 2019 to Sun, Nov 17 2019

Pitchfork - Increased Capacity/More Frequent Service
Added Service
Green and Pink lines: Added service is being provided for the convenience of customers attending Pitchfork.
Fri, Jul 19 2019 9:00 PM to TBD

Purple Line

Service for 2019 Cubs Weekday Night Games and Wrigley Field Concerts
Added Service
Loop-bound Purple Line Express trains will stop at Sheridan for all weekday Cubs night games and Wrigley Field concerts.
Wed, Apr 10 2019 to Thu, Sep 19 2019

Purple Line Express

Service for 2019 Cubs Weekday Night Games and Wrigley Field Concerts
Added Service
Loop-bound Purple Line Express trains will stop at Sheridan for all weekday Cubs night games and Wrigley Field concerts.
Wed, Apr 10 2019 to Thu, Sep 19 2019

Yellow Line

Service for 2019 Cubs Night Games and Wrigley Field Concerts
Added Service
Additional Yellow Line srv frm Howard will operate for wkdy and wknd Cubs night game/ Wrigley Field concerts. Skokie-bound trains until 12am on game nights.
Wed, Apr 10 2019 to Thu, Sep 19 2019