Did You Know?

Only 11 percent of Chicagoland residents ride transit to work.

Bus arrival times in your inbox

The Chicago Tribune’s Jon Hilkevitch reports today in “CTA Bus Tracker: E-mail alerts coming for all bus routes” that:

Starting Monday, “All regularly scheduled CTA bus routes will be included in a real-time travel information service starting next week that will send e-mail notices to riders telling them when buses will arrive…”

“This summer, the CTA plans to test a text-messaging system for its Bus Tracker program.”

“By next week, 149 of the 153 CTA bus routes will be included in Bus Tracker.”