Ravenswood’s upgrade now on track

Article and Photos by Patrick Butler Phase II work on the Metra/Union Pacific tracks running through Ravenswood will probably run until at least 2020, with “significant” closures of east/west streets, according to Joseph Ott, Metra’s engineering chief; Dan Martinez of Judlau Construction; and 47th WardRead more

Get back on the (No. 11) bus!

By Patrick Butler Use it or lose the No. 11 Lincoln Avenue route, CTA officials warned at their June board meeting as they granted yet another reprieve at least until Sept. 1 at the transit agency’s latest board meeting. After that, “we expect to makeRead more