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Cta Fare Increase

Rahm Urges Critics Of CTA Pass Hike To Drive Instead

Posted 11.27.2012 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Monday addressed the CTA's recently announced pass fare hike, urging riders unhappy with the price increase to simply co...

CTA Cutting 200 Jobs To Save $22 Million

Posted 12.10.2011 | Chicago

The CTA announced Monday that they will be cutting over 200 positions in order to "drive efficiencies" for the deficit-plagued agency in advance of th...

Deal In The Works To Avoid CTA Fare Hike

Crain's Chicago Business | Greg Hinz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Transit officials and Gov. Pat Quinn have reached agreement on a deal that will avoid a threatened Chicago Transit Authority fare hike, both in 2010 a...

CTA Fare Hike: Trains To Be $3 Per Ride, Buses Up 25 Cents

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Transit Authority is proposing to increase bus and train fares under its 2010 budget that will be unveiled today to help close a projected...

CTA Agrees To Hold Off Fare Hikes, But Cuts Still Likely

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Transit Authority officials agreed today to not raise fares for two years in return for limited state help that won't be enough to avoid servi...

CTA Says Fare Increases May Be Coming

Crain's Chicago Business | Meghan Streit | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Transit Authority on Wednesday floated budget cuts and fare hikes, among other cost-saving measures, in an attempt to close the agency's $...

CTA, Pace Fares Increase Thursday

Chicago Public Radio | Sam Hudzik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Fares on Chicago Transit Authority buses and trains are going up on January first. So are fees on routes operated by Pace suburban bus system. ...

CTA Approves 2009 Fare Hike

Chicago Sun-Times | Mary Wisniewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CTA riders will see higher fares with the new year: The transit agency board this afternoon approved fare hikes for 2009 but at a lower level than ori...

CTA Fares Rising Soon

CBS 2 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Ridership on CTA buses and trains has been up significantly this year, but CTA President Ron Huberman says nonetheless, fares must go up. As CBS 2's...

Public Rips CTA Fare Hike

Chi-Town Daily News | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

About 100 transit riders and advocates for the low-income and disabled turned out last night during the Chicago Transit Authority's public hearing on ...

The CTA Fare HIke: What It Means For Riders

CTA Tattler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Unless you were hiding under a rock for the last 24 hours and just came up for air at this Internet address, you heard about the proposed CTA fare inc...

Blagojevich's CTA Board Appointee Rejects Fare Increase

Chicago Sun-Times | Mary Wisniewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

New CTA board member Sheila Nix said if the vote on a proposed fare increase were held today, she'd go against it. "At first glance, yes, I think I w...

CTA Fare Increase

Chicago Tribune | Jon Hilkevitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The CTA plans to boost fares to as much as $2.25, eliminate the bonus for Chicago Card users and hike the price of a 30-day pass to $90 on Jan. 1 unde...