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Red Purple Modernization

Red Purple Modernization

Plan Accordingly: Red Line Trains Between Belmont and Addison Will Be Replaced By Shuttle Buses This Weekend

The Red Line Service will be suspended between the two stops so crews can install steel framework for the Red-Purple Bypass project.

After Surviving 9 Months Of Pandemic, Lakeview Businesses Now Face Huge CTA Construction Project

"It's already been hard enough with the roller coaster of the pandemic, and now we're going straight from one [crisis] into another," said Stephanie Cook, owner of the Houndstooth Saloon.

Brown Line’s Flyover At Belmont Takes Shape As Steel Installed To Send Trains Over Red Line

Builders have laid the first pieces of steel framework that will soon allow northbound Brown Line trains to bypass the Red and Purple line tracks north of Lakeview's Belmont CTA station.

With Disruptive Red Line Project Gearing Up, Bryn Mawr Jewelry Co. Leaves Edgewater For Andersonville

A jewelry store has operated at 1125 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. since 1918, but the company's owner doesn't think he could survive three to five years of Red Line station construction.

How Can North Side Businesses Survive A Massive Red Line Overhaul? City Steps Up To Help, But ‘It’s Gonna Suck’

Work to modernize the north branch of the Red Line will impact nearby businesses until 2024.