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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 9-26-2014

Tonight @CERA: The Chicago Streetcar Pictorial Round Table Friday evening, September 26, 2014 – Doors open at 6:30, and the program begins promptly at 7:00 pm University Center, 525 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605 Come join us for the… Read More ›

A Visit to Boston

Boston’s public transit system has seen many changes since my first visit there in 1967, but the variety of equipment operated there means it’s always worth a trip. Boston pioneered the use of color-coded transit lines, but unlike Chicago’s, their… Read More ›

CERA News for August 2014

Used Book Exchange List #6 Our latest used book list, including original CERA and ERHS bulletins, plus traction books from other publishers, has been mailed to our current Members. We will post this list here on August 5th, one week… Read More ›