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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.

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New Fares in Effect
Special Note
Beginning Sunday, January 7, changes to full and reduced fares, and the cost of 30-Day CTA/Pace passes, went into effect. See posted alerts for more info.
Sun, Jan 7 2018 to TBD

Red Line

Boarding Change, Delays Between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown
Planned Work
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Red Line will operate on the same track between Grand and Cermak-Chinatown, resulting in boarding changes and minor delays.
Tue, Jan 16 2018 11:00 PM to Wed, Jan 17 2018 4:00 AM

Jackson Stations' Upper Level Transfer Tunnel Temporarily Closed
Special Note
The upper-level pedestrian transfer tunnel between the Adams-Jackson mezzanines of the Jackson Red and Blue line stations is temporarily closed.
Wed, Jul 5 2017 9:00 AM to TBD

Blue Line

O'Hare-bound Blue Line Delays
Significant Delays
Some O'Hare-bound Blue Line trains are operating with residual delays after earlier police activity at Racine. Service is resuming.
Wed, Jan 17 2018 1:17 AM to TBD

O'Hare-bound Blue Line Service Delayed at Kedzie-Homan
Significant Delays
O'Hare-bound Blue Line trains are standing at Kedzie-Homan due to police activity; crews working to restore service.
Wed, Jan 17 2018 1:23 AM to TBD

Jackson Stations' Upper Level Transfer Tunnel Temporarily Closed
Special Note
The upper-level pedestrian transfer tunnel between the Adams-Jackson mezzanines of the Jackson Red and Blue line stations is temporarily closed.
Wed, Jul 5 2017 9:00 AM to TBD

Illinois Medical District Station Ogden and Paulina Entrances Temporary Closure
Special Note
IMD station Ogden & Paulina entrances are temporarily closed: Use Damen entrance 1/4-mile west of Ogden bridge and 3/8-mile west of Paulina bridge.
Fri, Jul 28 2017 9:00 AM to TBD

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Red Line Planned Work
Blue Line Significant Delays
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Normal Service
Pink Line Normal Service
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