In The News

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Re: In The News

Post by jonnhrr » Thu Jan 26, 2017 1:18 pm

justalurker66 wrote:
Arlington wrote:Red-Purple Modernization is on Trump's priority projects list
http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politic ... 164.html#0" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Funded a few weeks ago according to this article:
http://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/ob ... rovements/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
Good to see that they are finally building the Clark Jct. flyover for the Brown Line.
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Re: In The News

Post by orangeline » Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:16 am

Jonnhrr noted it is Good to see that they are finally building the Clark Jct. flyover for the Brown Line.

CUT upgrade is also on the list.
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Re: In The News

Post by justalurker66 » Fri Jan 27, 2017 7:09 pm

orangeline wrote:Jonnhrr noted it is Good to see that they are finally building the Clark Jct. flyover for the Brown Line.

CUT upgrade is also on the list.
The list is not a done deal. The flyover is (at least the way it was presented as funded).

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Re: In The News

Post by doepack » Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:52 am

Township of Michigan City new owners of historic South Shore depot...
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Re: In The News

Post by Gilbert B Norman » Wed May 16, 2018 1:28 pm

"Suspicious Package" found today at Ogilvie (C&NW Station). Train service halted, station evacuated, offices "shelter in place":

Now "all clear"

http://abc7chicago.com/police-investiga ... n/3482180/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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