Cicero (CTA Green Line station)

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For other 'L' stations on the Chicago Transit Authority named Cicero, see Cicero (disambiguation)#CTA stations.
Cicero Green Line.jpg
Station statistics
Address 4800 West Lake Street
Chicago, Illinois 60644
Coordinates 41°53′11″N 87°44′41″W / 41.886519°N 87.744698°W / 41.886519; -87.744698
Structure type Elevated
Platforms 1 Island platform
Tracks 2 tracks
Bicycle facilities Yes
Other information
Opened March 3, 1894
Rebuilt 1996
Accessible Handicapped/disabled access
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Formerly 48th Avenue
Passengers (2012) 483,875 Increase 5.5%
Preceding station   Chicago 'L'   Following station
toward Harlem/Lake
Green Line

Cicero is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Green Line. It opened on March 3, 1894,[1] and serves the Austin neighborhood. Until 1948, the next station towards the Chicago Loop was Kostner Station. The station is 24 blocks east and 2 blocks north of Harlem.

Station layout[edit]

Platform level
Westbound Green Line toward Harlem/Lake (Laramie)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Eastbound Green Line toward Ashland/63rd or Cottage Grove (Pulaski)
G Street level Entrance/Exit

Bus connections[edit]


  • #54 Cicero


  1. ^ "Patronage of the "L" Is Growing". Chicago Daily Tribune. March 7, 1894. p. 8. 

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