CTA 95th Street Superstation to Become a Reality
Jun15

CTA 95th Street Superstation to Become a Reality

Seven months ago we told you about the Chicago Transit Authority’s plan to scrap the overused, overburdened overly gross 95th Street train and bus station at the south end of the Red Line.  Transit agencies make big plans all the time that never come to fruition (CTA Circle Line, anyone?), but this project is actually a “go.” The CTA has awarded construction contracts to start work on the $240 million replacement for...

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End of the Red Line To Get Bigger, Brighter, Artier
Nov19

End of the Red Line To Get Bigger, Brighter, Artier

Hot on the heels of ripping up and replacing the southern portion of the Chicago Transit Authority’s Red Line subway, the city has unveiled drawings for a new station at the 95th Street extremity of the transit line. The station has the unfortunate official name of “95th Street Red Lime Terminal.” The word “terminal” is the unfortunate part, since for decades people on the south side have been begging the...

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