The CTA’s Holiday Train Will Be Running Along Blue Line From Dec. 6 – 8

Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Allstate CTA Holiday Train. | CTA 

The Allstate CTA Holiday Train, a holiday tradition in the Chicago area, will be running along the Blue Line — the CTA line closest to Proviso Township suburbs — from Dec. 6 through Dec. 8.

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New Security Cameras, Lighting Planned For Forest Park CTA Station

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 || By Nona Tepper/Forest Park Review || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The boarding deck at the Forest Park Transit Center. | Wikipedia 

New surveillance cameras will soon be added to Chicago Transit Authority stops in Forest Park, Oak Park and Austin, as part of the CTA’s “Safe and Secure” program, a $33 million effort announced Feb. 27 that aims to increase rider safety by installing and upgrading security cameras, lights and adding video monitoring to stations, CTA spokesman Jon Kaplan confirmed in an email to the Forest Park Review.secur

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TOWNSHIP: Forest Park Kmart to Close; Blue Line May Get ‘Extreme Makeover’

 The Forest Park K-Mart, which is scheduled to close. Photo by Jean Lotus for the Forest Park Review. Below, images of proposed Blue Line renovations. Courtesy CTA. Thursday, October 2, 2014 Wednesday, September 24, 2014 || By Jean Lotus, Editor, Forest Park Review Forest Park’s Kmart store at 7630 Roosevelt will close for good in early December, a Sears Holdings press statement confirmed Wednesday. “Store … Continue reading TOWNSHIP: Forest Park Kmart to Close; Blue Line May Get ‘Extreme Makeover’