Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
The official CTA site provides instructions on how to use the system, details on routes and schedules, and everything else you need to know to take a trip via the CTA.

Chicago "L".org
This fansite offers a wealth of material including lots of history and memories of the 'L.'

Chicago Transit: The CTA
Here you'll find a station-by-station online tour of each of the CTA 'L' lines, plus hundreds of historical photos of 'L' cars.

Chicago Transit & Railfan Site
Contains pictures, rosters, and other railfan information about transit systems in the Chicago metropolitan area.

The Chicago Elevated System
Histories of the 'L' lines, vintage maps, and more.

Tom Valeo's article, The 'L': Rumbling in and out and around our lives.

Geoffrey Baer's article, Next Stop: a peek into the past.

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