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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.

Red Line

Howard-bound Trains Bypass Wilson Thru Argyle Stations
Planned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Howard-bound Red Line trains will not stop at Wilson, Lawrence, and Argyle stations.
Fri, Oct 20 2017 9:00 PM to TBD

Jackson Stations' Upper Level Transfer Tunnel Temporarily Closed
Special Note
The upper-level pedestrian transfer tunnel btwn Adams-Jackson mezzanines of the Jackson Red and Blue line stns will be temporarily closed.
Wed, Jul 5 2017 9:00 AM to Tue, Nov 28 2017 9:00 AM

Blue Line

Forest Park-bound Blue Line Delays
Significant Delays
Predictions Disabled Affects Train Tracker prediction availability (What's this?)
Some Forest Park-bound Blue Line trains are operating with delays after an earlier door problem at Montrose. Service resuming.
Sun, Oct 22 2017 5:06 PM to TBD

Jackson Stations' Upper Level Transfer Tunnel Temporarily Closed
Special Note
The upper-level pedestrian transfer tunnel btwn Adams-Jackson mezzanines of the Jackson Red and Blue line stns will be temporarily closed.
Wed, Jul 5 2017 9:00 AM to Tue, Nov 28 2017 9:00 AM

Illinois Medical District Station Ogden and Paulina Entrances Temporary Closure
Special Note
IMD stn Ogden & Paulina entrances 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

Brown Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sat, Apr 1 2017 to Sun, Nov 12 2017

Green Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sat, Apr 1 2017 to Sun, Nov 12 2017

Pink Line

Chicago River Bridge Lifts
Special Note
During spring through fall, the Chicago River bridges are periodically opened. Customers should expect minor delays during bridge lifts.
Sat, Apr 1 2017 to Sun, Nov 12 2017

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Trains:

Red Line Planned Work w/Station(s) Bypassed
Blue Line Significant Delays
Brown Line Normal Service
Green Line Normal Service
Orange Line Normal Service
Purple Line Normal Service
Pink Line Normal Service
Yellow Line Normal Service

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