Pulaski (CTA Pink Line station)

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For other 'L' stations on the Chicago Transit Authority named Pulaski, see Pulaski (CTA).
Pulaski
Pulaski CTA Pink Line.jpg
Location 2021 South Pulaski Road
Chicago, Illinois 60623
Coordinates 41°51′13″N 87°43′28″W / 41.853732°N 87.724311°W / 41.853732; -87.724311
Owned by Chicago Transit Authority
Line(s)
Platforms 1 island platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Elevated
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
History
Opened June 16, 1902[1]
Rebuilt 2002–04
Previous names 40th Avenue Terminal, Crawford Avenue
Traffic
Passengers (2014) 413,982[2]Increase 6.5%
Rank 123 out of 143[a]
Services
Preceding station   Chicago "L"   Following station
toward 54th/Cermak
Pink Line
toward The Loop
Route map
Pink Line
east to Loop
Harding Ave.
Pulaski Road
Pink Line
west to 54/Cermak

Pulaski is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Pink Line and the North Lawndale neighborhood. Pulaski opened on June 16, 1902, as part of the Douglas Park branch of the Metropolitan West Side Elevated Railroad. It served as the terminus of that line until its 1907 extension to 48th Avenue.

Bus connections[edit]

CTA

  • #21 Cermak
  • #53 Pulaski

Pace

  • #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. ^ "Increase in "L" Traffic". Chicago Daily Tribune. April 5, 1903. p. 63. 
  2. ^ "Monthly Ridership Report – December 2014" (PDF). Chicago Transit Authority Ridership Analysis and Reporting. March 5, 2015. Retrieved 17 April 2015. 

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