Did You Know?

While the Chicago region’s population grew by 18 percent since 1980, the traffic increased by 66 percent in the same period.

May 24—Learn about bus rapid transit in the 25th Ward

Residents of the 25th Ward and surrounding areas are invited to attend an informational community meeting to learn about bus rapid transit, a great new transit option that could be coming to your area soon.

Bus rapid transit (BRT) is a NEW transit service that would provide a fast and affordable way to get around, offering the conveniences of light rail without the rails!

The CTA will be exploring the possibility of this service on Western and/or Ashland avenues in the coming months. Come learn how it could improve your commute!

Join us and learn more about this exciting project coming to the 25th Ward and voice your ideas or concerns about public transportation needs in your community.

Location: National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 West 19th Street
When: Thursday May 24th to 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Contact: Brenna Conway,; (312) 427-3325 x 392.