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Skokie seeks input on West Dempster Street 2011-11-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 24, 2011 , p. 5 Dempster Street Train Station, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Skokie - City planning, Dempster Street Area Plan
Grant moves forward for new downtown CTA station 2010-09-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 30, 2010 , p. 13 Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Grants
RTA grant helps village plan Skokie Swift area 2010-02-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 2010 , p. 3 Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Grants, Rigoni, Al
Are more changes on the way for the Skokie Swift line? 2004-05-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 27, 2004, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Skokie - City planning
Durbin tours, talks transit 2000-08-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 24, 2000, p. 14 Dick, Skokie Swift, Durbin, Richard, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Meyer, Barbara, Transportation, Van Dusen, George, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Rigoni, Al
Move the train station : IDOT 1998-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 1998, p. 3 PACE, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Dempster Street Train Station, Illinois Department of Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Operation Greenlight, Historic buildings
Monumental move : Skokie officials are examining ways to preserve efficiency, along with a 74-year-old piece of history 1998-01-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 8, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 PACE, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Dempster Street Train Station, Illinois Department of Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Historic buildings
Despite RTA pressure, Pace rejects fare hike 1997-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 1997, p. 22 PACE, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Senior cards: tough to get 1997-08-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 21, 1997, p. 18 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Editorial
Historic label now throws wrench into Swift station work 1995-06-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 22, 1995, p. 3 PACE, Illinois Historic Sites Advisory Council, Skokie Swift, Skokie Board of Trustees, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Wagner, Nancy, National Register of Historic Places, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
Bus service slash on way on Lincoln 1994-01-06 Starting in February service will be limited on Pace bus line 210. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 6, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 3 PACE, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Future of Swift, other lines still uncertain 1987-07-30 The long-range planning committee of the Regional Transportation Authority has stated that unless new revenue sources are found, some routes, including the Skokie Swift line, would have to be eliminated. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 1987, p. 14 Budget and expenditures, Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
Skokie Swift slated for renovation work 1986-09-25 Planning is underway for the complete renovation and modernization of the Skokie Swift. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 25, 1986, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Renovation and repair, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
No more Skokie Swift? 1986-09-18 A consultant to the Regional Transportation Authority recommended huge cutbacks in suburban transit service including the elimination of the Skokie Swift rail service. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 18, 1986, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
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)
Days appear numbered for Skokie bus no.216 1986-05-08 An RTA panel seeking to reduce duplicate transit service has targeted route 216 in Skokie for elimination. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 8, 1986, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Swift gets big grant 1986-01-02 $1.9 million in state and federal funds will be available for the renovation of the Skokie Swift. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 2, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Swift, Renovation and repair, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
RTA passes available April 26 at eight Skokie MG locations 1982-04-25 The Regional Transportation Authority monthly passes eliminate the need for exact change and make it more economical to use public transportation. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 25, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 2 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
RTA still seeks Swift extension 1981-08-27 Officials of the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) said last week that they still hoped to extend the Skokie Swift line to Old Orchard Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 27, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Swift, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
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)
Commuter blues: 'Swift' riders predict higher fares 1981-04-19 The threatened mid-April shutdown of the RTA has been averted, but Skokie area commuters are now concerned about a possible shutdown at the end of the month. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
New RTA $ won't stop fare increase 1980-11-27 The RTA funding shortages may result in cutbacks, including bus route 216 in Skokie. The News, Thursday, November 27, 1980, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
RTA adds, subtracts local routes 1979-11-08 RTA voted to eliminate Route 217, one of two local bus routes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Skokie ready to discontinue one bus route 1979-07-26 Village Trustees requested RTA to continue 216 bus service on a 6-day basis although the 217 bus service would be discontinued. The News, Thursday, July 26, 1979, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Skokie offers to hike bus subsidy 1979-06-14 Skokie Trustees voted to offer to increase the village's subsidy to the RTA to avoid losing 2 local bus routes. The News, Thursday, June 14, 1979, p. 3 Skokie Board of Trustees, Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
Skokie hits bus cutbacks 1979-06-07 Skokie officials oppose the Regional Transit Authority's proposed elimination of two local bus routes. The News, Thursday, June 7, 1979, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
RTA OKs Skokie grant for handicapped transit 1978-01-12 RTA approved an application from Skokie and Evanston to fund handicapped transportation in the communities. The News, Thursday, January 12, 1978, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation, Disabled
New RTA bus route 89 links Skokie, L'wood to Northeastern 1977-09-15 New RTA bus route 89 links Skokie and Lincolnwood with Northeastern University. The News, Thursday, September 15, 1977, p. 3 Regional Transit Authority (RTA), Transportation
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)