Shuttle buses to replace rail service as CDOT makes bridge repairs in the Loop

CTA announced that buses will replace rail service Saturday through Sunday morning as the Department of Transportation makes repairs to a bridge in the Loop.

The repairs began about 2 a.m. Saturday and continued until about 5 a.m. Sunday, the agency said. Shuttle buses will replace rail service between the Ashland Avenue station and Clark and Lake.

Passengers are advised to allow for extra time when planning their commute.