Blue Line Extension to First Ave. in Maywood Not Likely to Happen Soon — Chronicle

The CTA’s Forest Park Blue Line station | Chronicle Media photo  Monday, July 18, 2016 || Originally Published: Cook County Chronicle || By Jean Lotus A proposed extension of the CTA’s Blue Line rapid transit service from its present terminus in Forest Park west to 1st Avenue in Maywood now looks unlikely to happen anytime soon. Urban planner Rick Kuner, a former Oak Park village … Continue reading Blue Line Extension to First Ave. in Maywood Not Likely to Happen Soon — Chronicle

Sen. Lightford’s I-290 Town Hall Focuses On Construction Jobs, Community Impact

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 || Amy Malina, Contributing Reporter, Wednesday Journal, Inc. The Illinois Department of Transportation is still down to four plans for the I-290 expansion, but who might be performing the work and a timetable were discussed at a meeting Tuesday night hosted by State Senator Kimberly Lightford at Proviso Math and Science Academy in Forest Park. Lightford introduced the panel, led the meeting … Continue reading Sen. Lightford’s I-290 Town Hall Focuses On Construction Jobs, Community Impact

Senator Lightford To Host Town Hall Meeting On Eisenhower E-Way/CTA Blue Line Projects, April 22nd @ PMSA

April 14, 2014 State Senator Kimberly A. Lightford will host a Town Hall Meeting on the Eisenhower Expressway and CTA Blue Line Projects on Tuesday, April 22, 7PM to 8:30PM, at the Proviso Math and Science Academy Auditorium, 8601 W. Roosevelt Road, Forest Park, IL. Pete Harmet from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Eva-Dina Delgado from the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and Rick Kuner from … Continue reading Senator Lightford To Host Town Hall Meeting On Eisenhower E-Way/CTA Blue Line Projects, April 22nd @ PMSA