Trust the bus stop signs

Trust the bus stop signs

Photo Credit: Ryan Bytes

Yesterday, I was waiting for the #6 Jackson Park Express from downtown on Polk St. and State St. Bus tracker said the bus would arrive in 4 minutes. Well, I wasted 2 minutes just standing there, but then I looked up at the sign, and the first bus listed was the #29 State Street…odd, because… Read More »

Good Morning!

Good Morning!

Photo Credit: Unable to find original photographer to give credit. Image used across numerous websites and galleries.

Everyone getting on this bus  is so polite. Everybody saying good morning  to each other, laughing, and talking. Someone let me get in front of her because she said I was there first…awww  

Summer Festivals vs CTA Routes/Commuters

Summer Festivals vs CTA Routes/Commuters

Photo Credit: Unable to find original photographer to give credit. Image used across numerous websites and galleries.

Today marks the first day of summer festivals, and downtown Chicago traffic is in an uproar. Buses headed into downtown are backed up for miles trying to get to their destination, just so they can turn around and pick up the resulting backlog of commuters going the opposite direction. While my wait today was not… Read More »