CTA’s Brian Steele on the blue line derailment

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Brian Steele is the CTA spokesman, he called into the show to talk about the derailed blue line train at O’Hare this morning, what happened and what is being done in order to restore service to that part of the blue line after a train jumped on to the platform and up an escalator, causing minor injuries. “[Overnight Sunday] is one of our lowest ridership periods…so that was the good news,” said Steele. Listen below for the full interview.


(Handout photo courtesy of Milka Overton)