On Sunday May 31, 2020 at 7:57 p.m. Metra announced the suspension of all train service on Monday June 1, 2020.
“For the safety of the public and our employees, and because of municipal travel restrictions that are limiting the ability of our workers to reach job sites, Metra is suspending all service on Monday, June 1. We will provide updates on Monday about Tuesday service. When service resumes we will be using the alternate schedules posted here [on Metra’s official website]”
Most Recent Update to this statement: 06/01/2020 – 9:48 AM
For the safety of the public and our employees, and because of municipal restrictions that are limiting the ability of our workers to reach job sites, Metra is suspending all service on Monday, June 1. We will provide updates on Monday about Tuesday service.
— Metra (@Metra) June 1, 2020
CTA and Pace suspended all service on bus and train lines beginning 6:30 p.m. Sunday. CTA is operating again on Monday with modifications in service, and does not include service to the loop. Pace also resumed service at 6:00 a.m. with modifications.
Use the links in the embedded tweet headers to reach the official Twitter accounts for Metra, CTA, and Pace for the latest updates.
⚠️ Pace Service Update
Most Pace services will resume at 6 A.M. However, the following services will not operate until further notice:
❌ Chicago Paratransit won’t operate near downtown (S of Belmont, E of Western, N of 47th)
❌ I-55 Express Service
❌ Niles Free Bus
— Pace Suburban Bus (@PaceSuburbanBus) June 1, 2020
The CTA made the suspension announcement effective at 6:30 p.m. on Twitter at 5:17 p.m. Sunday, giving transit riders only 73 minutes to adjust to the suspension of the transit schedule.
[Service Suspended] At 6:30pm, service will be suspended on all bus and rail lines at the request of public safety officials. Service is expected to resume tomorrow morning.
— cta (@cta) May 31, 2020
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