Entries Tagged as 'blue line'

Silver CTA

October 15th, 2014 · 1 Comment


I don’t know why rehabbing the California Blue Line station included painting the yellow structures silver. Unless that’s some Rust-Oleum or something.

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Weekend Quickie

October 3rd, 2014 · 1 Comment


The CTA car was plastered with these ads for Weekend Quickie, which seemed crazy, since the ads appear to be for a site that allows people to find quick hookups. In reality, I think it’s all a campaign promoting St. Louis.

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The Closing of the California Blue Line Station

September 4th, 2014 · 1 Comment


I took these photos in the California Blue Line station yesterday morning. As of today, the station will be closed for renovations for 42 days. I still have no idea what my alternate commute plans are.

This morning I contemplated waiting for the bus at California and Milwaukee, but there were about 50 people waiting for the bus that was not scheduled to arrive for another 9 minutes. So I just walked to the Western Blue Line station, which is about a mile away, a 15 minute walk.

Here are a couple photos at the closed down station this morning:


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