CTA for Sale


ABC7 reports that consultants hired by the CTA have come up with a brilliant idea- selling the naming rights for the various CTA lines to corporations, a la

2 Comments so far

  1. Matt (unregistered) on July 14th, 2005 @ 4:43 pm

    This is utterly appalling. Will it become the Corporate Transit Authority? Pffft – I’d almost buy a car if they did this.

  2. nikkos (unregistered) on July 15th, 2005 @ 8:47 am

    I hear ya. On the one hand, I’m never thrilled when a corporation slaps ther name on anything…on the other hand, if this helps the CTA stay afloat and alleviate service cuts and fare increases….then bring on the Minute Maid Orange Line.

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