04/09/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

CTA Cuts Start Today As Negotiations Continue

The proverbial fat lady has sung.

Mayor Daley failed to broker an agreement between CTA officials and union leaders Friday, so CTA service cuts took effect Sunday. Union leaders said the meeting with Daley did help smooth things over between the unions and CTA officials, but it was just too late to stop the cuts.

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