rapid transit

Giving Thanks – Part 2

In this Thanksgiving post, we are grateful for the North Shore Line, that fabled interurban that sped between Chicago and Milwaukee, giving faithful service right up until the early morning hours of January 21, 1963. Central Electric Railfans’ Association had… Read More ›

CTA Retires the 2400s

Videos of CTA 2400-series “L” cars in Orange Line service on June 17, 2014.  (CERA Archives) CTA Retires Last Of 2400-Series Train Cars Built In 1970s November 3, 2014 7:34 AM CHICAGO (CBS) – The CTA is marking another milestone… Read More ›

CERA News for 10-26-2014

Here’s something you don’t see every day… a cat riding on a CTA “L” train. Looks like this couple takes their cat everywhere they go. (Blue Line, October 22, 2014) CERA News for 10-26-2014 We wish to thank everyone who… Read More ›