Cicero (CTA Pink Line station)

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For other 'L' stations on the Chicago Transit Authority named Cicero, see Cicero (disambiguation)#CTA stations.
Cicero
Cicero CTA Pink Line.jpg
Location 2134 South Cicero Avenue
Cicero, Illinois 60804
Coordinates 41°51′07″N 87°44′43″W / 41.85182°N 87.745336°W / 41.85182; -87.745336
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Line(s)
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Connections

CTA Buses

Pace Buses
Construction
Structure type At-grade
Disabled access Yes
History
Opened December 16, 1907
Rebuilt 1978
Previous names 48th Avenue
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 448,677[1]Increase 4.3% (CTA)
Rank 120 out of 143[a]
Services
Preceding station   Chicago "L"   Following station
Terminus
Pink Line
toward The Loop
Metra
toward Aurora
BNSF Railway
Transfer at: Cicero
Route map
Pink Line
east to Loop
Cicero Ave.
49th Ave.
Pink Line
west to 54/Cermak

Cicero is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Pink Line. The station was the site of an accident in 1979 in which a train derailed and hit the station, stopping just short of the ticket agent's booth.[2] The station is located in Cicero, Illinois

Bus connections[edit]

CTA

  • #21 Cermak
  • #54 Cicero
  • #54B South Cicero
  • #N60 Blue Island/26th (Owl Service)

Pace

  • #302 Ogden/Stanley
  • #392 Little Village-United Parcel Service

Notes and references[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Due to possible double-counting of physically-connected stations, the CTA's official 2014 tally of stations was 145, but for ridership purposes reported having only 143 stations.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Monthly Ridership Report – December 2014" (PDF). Chicago Transit Authority Ridership Analysis and Reporting. March 5, 2015. Retrieved 17 April 2015. 
  2. ^ Chicago-L.org - Mishaps and Unusual Occurrences

External links[edit]

Media related to Cicero (CTA Pink Line) at Wikimedia Commons