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Mayors agree : Scrap Nortran 1990-11-29 Mayors and village managers of 19 communities voted 16-3 to suspend Nortran, the mass transit organization which has been operating public transportation in 26 northern suburbs since 1972. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 29, 1990, p. 3 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie bus Route 216 gets the ax 1986-08-21 The 216 Pace bus route will be discontinued. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 1986, p. 3 PACE, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NORTRAN OK's route changes 1986-08-21 Improvements and changes will be made to north suburban bus routes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 21, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 5 PACE, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Pace, Nortran may take control issues to heart 1986-07-17 Pace and the North Suburban Transit District (Nortran) are feuding over control of the suburban transit system. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 17, 1986, p. 4 PACE, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie route may be trimmed 1986-05-29 Pace bus route 216 will probably be eliminated during the day and shortened during rush hour. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 29, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 14 PACE, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Nortran approves budget 1984-12-20 NORTRAN has approved the fiscal year 1985 budget. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 1984, p. 17 Budget and expenditures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Nortran trims 1984 budget 1984-01-05 James A. Mahoney, Nortran Chairman, has stated that a number of different factors contributed to ridership gains during the holiday season. The News, Thursday, January 5, 1984, p. 3 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN), Mahoney, James A.
NORTRAN making money 1983-09-08 NORTRAN has increased its revenue for pass sales 25 percent over the previous month. The News, Thursday, September 8, 1983, p. 3 Budget and expenditures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NORTRAN honored for improved safety 1983-08-04 NORTRAN received the American Public Transit Association's Safety Certificate this year for an improved safety record. The News, Thursday, August 4, 1983, p. 3 Safety devices and measures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN), Awards, prizes, etc.
NORTRAN passes preliminary budget 1983-07-07 The Board of Directors of NORTRAN unanimously approved a preliminary 1984 budget. The News, Thursday, July 7, 1983, p. 3 Budget and expenditures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Ridership record set 1983-04-28 The District's ridership increased 11 percent in 1982. $274,500 loaned by the District's member communities has been repaid. The News, Thursday, April 28, 1983, p. 9 Budget and expenditures, Transportation, Statistics, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
En route: NORTRAN plan revised 1983-03-10 NORTRAN's #216 bus route began service this week on its new, revised route which includes stops at the new Cook County Circuit Court building on Old Orchard Rd. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 10, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Route changed to serve new courthouse 1983-03-03 James A. Mahoney of Niles was unanimously elected chairman of the North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN) by the Board of Trustees at their February 23 meeting. The News, Thursday, March 3, 1983, p. 4 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN), Mahoney, James A.
Starting service 1983-01-06 Since the new Cook County Courthouse opened on December 13th, public transportation to the facility has been provided by bus route 208. The News, Thursday, January 6, 1983, p. 6 Cook County Courthouse, Transportation, Courts, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Bus surcharge gone 1981-10-08 The emergency fare surcharge has been removed from all NORTRAN routes as of October 1. The base fare for adults on suburban routes is now $.90 and the fare for local routes is $.60. The News, Thursday, October 8, 1981, p. 4 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Proposed suburban exemption from RTA tax 1981-08-13 State Rep. Aaron Jaffe has charged that the RTA Board has not given the suburban communities served by the North Suburban Mass Transit District a "fair shake" in the distribution of funds. The News, Thursday, August 13, 1981, p. 2 Budget and expenditures, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Jaffe, Aaron, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Nortran gets $50,000 loan 1981-06-25 Skokie has joined several other suburbs in approving a $50,000 loan to the North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN). Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 25, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Flintrup, Walter, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Nortran keeps rolling 1981-06-14 North Suburban Mass Transit District buses will run for at least another two weeks. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 14, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Nortran hanging on until June 12 1981-06-04 The Regional Transportation Authority provided last minute funds to meet NORTRAN's payroll on May 29. NORTRAN hopes to continue normal operations through June 12. The News, Thursday, June 4, 1981, p. 9 Budget and expenditures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Swifter Swift? Old Orchard extension is 'feasible 1981-03-29 The North Suburban Mass Transit District Board approved the start of a formal study to determine whether the Skokie Swift should be extended 1 1/2 miles from Dempster St. to Old Orchard Rd. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 29, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Swift, Transportation, Surveys and studies, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NORTRAN OKs Swift extension 1981-03-26 The North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN) has endorsed a just completed study of the feasibility of extending CTA service north from Dempster St. to Old Orchard. The News, Thursday, March 26, 1981, p. 7 Transportation, Surveys and studies, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Extension derailed? 1980-01-17 Nortran and Skokie officials deny reports the extension of the Skokie Swift to Old Orchard has been cancelled. The News, Thursday, January 17, 1980, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Study extension of Skokie Swift 1980-01-03 Possibility of extending the Skokie Swift to Old Orchard is being investigated by the North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN). The News, Thursday, January 3, 1980, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Buses run again today 1978-11-02 Suburban bus service is back to normal today following a resolution of the drivers' strike. The News, Thursday, November 2, 1978, p. 16 Transportation, Strikes, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Flintrup is elected to NORTRAN chair 1977-03-03 Walter Flintrup was elected to chairman of North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN). The News, Thursday, March 3, 1977, p. 20 Flintrup, Walter, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Flintrup is named Nortran chairman 1977-02-27 Walter Flintrup has been elected Chairman of North Suburban Mass Transit District. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, February 27, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 5 Flintrup, Walter, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NORTRAN will get Skokie tax funds 1976-12-23 Village Board approves funds for local bus service. The News, Thursday, December 23, 1976, p. 9 Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Sko helps bail out Nortran: $37,000 Nortran loan 1976-07-29 Skokie agreed to loan the North Suburban Transit Authority $37,000. The News, Thursday, July 29, 1976, p. 3 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Service changes eyed: Nortran looks to bus cuts 1975-10-02 Article on proposals for cutting deficit at NORTRAN, including a fare increase. The News, Thursday, October 2, 1975, p. 3 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NORTRAN flays RTA funding: Seeks fed intervention 1975-08-21 RTA is requesting more funding from NORTRAN. The News, Thursday, August 21, 1975, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie bus service may see some cuts 1975-08-14 NORTRAN proposes service cuts to make Skokie local buses into a more efficient system. The News, Thursday, August 14, 1975, p. 5 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie looks at bus usage 1975-01-23 Village approved payment to NORTRAN. The News, Thursday, January 23, 1975, p. 5 Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie buses doing well 1973-12-06 Skokie bus service is half way to break-even point. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1973, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie buses start Monday 1973-11-23 Information on routes and hours of two new bus lines in Skokie. The News, Friday, November 23, 1973, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie buses to run again 1973-11-15 Skokie's newest bus service will begin operations on November 26th. The News, Thursday, November 15, 1973, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
NSMTD oks Skokie bus plans 1973-11-08 Nortran and Village to provide new bus service for two routes in Skokie. The News, Thursday, November 8, 1973, p. 5 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Buses OKed: Kill Sharp Corner street widening 1973-10-18 Negotiations have begun to provide bus service in Skokie area. The News, Thursday, October 18, 1973, p. 1 Gross Point Road, Transportation, Skokie Boulevard, Church Street, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Skokie acts to salvage NSMTD 1973-08-30 CTA wants to expand services in Skokie, but Skokie officials favor Nortran. The News, Thursday, August 30, 1973, p. 2 Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Evanston, too: Skokie backs buses with $$$$$ 1973-08-09 Controversy on Skokie's share of the subsidy package to the North Shore Mass Transit District budget. The News, Thursday, August 9, 1973, p. 1 Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Dissolve us, Skokie transit board urges 1971-08-05 Skokie Mass Transportation District expresses desire to be absorbed by NORTRAN. The News, Thursday, August 5, 1971, p. 1 Transportation, Skokie Mass Transportation District, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)
Study recommends a Hamlin Swift stop 1971-05-27 Study prepared for North Suburban Transportation Council includes proposal for Skokie Swift stop on Hamlin Avenue. The News, Thursday, May 27, 1971, p. 2 Skokie Swift, Transportation, North Suburban Mass Transit District (NORTRAN)