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Description

The RPM project will completely rebuild the northern portion of the red line from Belmont to Howard station and the purple line , which extends to Linden station in Wilmette. The RPM phase 1 project consists of the following elements : red -purple Bypass , Lawrence to Bryn Mawr Modernization , Corridor Signal Improvements , Advance systems work and Broadway Substation Upgrade.

 
Status
Service Board:Chicago Transit Authority
Program Category:Modernization
Budget:$2,203,408,226
Overall Status:In Progress
Budget Status:On Budget
Schedule Status:On Schedule
Current Activities:Midcon RPM Phase One adjacent property demolition package #2 was substantially completed. Similarly, the Midcon RPM Phase One Addison Direct Fixation Trackwork was completed. Broadway Substation Upgrade project work continued as well as coordination with utilities and Advance Utility Relocation work. Real estate acquisitions are ongoing. Temporary project office and equipment procured and preparation for team relocation is ongoing.
Information Updated:July 2019
 
Related Transit Assets
CTA Rail Lines:Purple Line
Red Line
 
Related Jurisdictions
Counties:Cook
Municipalities:Chicago, Evanston, Wilmette
US Congressional Districts:1 Bobby Rush, 3 Dan Lipinski, 4 Chuy Garcia, 5 Mike Quigley, 7 Danny Davis, 9 Jan Schakowsky
Illinois Senate Districts:1 Antonio Munoz, 13 Robert Peters, 14 Emil Jones, III, 16 Jacqueline Y. Collins, 17 Elgie R. Sims, Jr., 3 Mattie Hunter, 5 Patricia Van Pelt, 6 John J. Cullerton, 7 Heather A. Steans, 9 Laura Fine
Illinois House Districts:10 Jawaharial Williams, 11 Ann M. Williams, 12 Sara Feigenholtz, 13 Gregory Harris, 14 Kelly M. Cassidy, 18 Robyn Gabel, 2 Theresa Mah, 26 Kambium Buckner, 27 Justin Slaughter, 31 Mary E. Flowers, 32 Andre Thapedi, 34 Nicholas K Smith, 5 Lamont Robinson, 6 Sonya M. Harper, 9 Arthur Turner
County Board Districts:Cook 10, Cook 11, Cook 12, Cook 13, Cook 2, Cook 3, Cook 4
Chicago Wards:11 Patrick Thompson, 17 David Moore, 2 Brian Hopkins, 20 Jeanette B. Taylor, 21 Howard Brookins, Jr., 25 Byron Sigcho-Lopez, 27 Walter Burnett, Jr., 3 Pat Dowell, 4 Sophia King, 40 Andre Vasquez, 42 Brendan Reilly, 43 Michele Smith, 44 Thomas M. Tunney, 46 James Cappleman, 47 Matt Martin, 48 Harry Osterman, 49 Maria Hadden, 6 Roderick Sawyer, 9 Anthony Beale
Councils of Mayors:Chicago, North Shore
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