jntolva + cta   25

The World’s Best Urban Gondola Ride
He's right about the Pink Line view at sunrise (sunset too).
L  CTA  chicago  urban  fabric 
february 2017 by jntolva
CTA Shames Rude Passengers with Brutally Honest Ad Campaign
This addresses maybe 15% of my transit peeves list. But good on the CTA.
cta  transit  courtesy  manners  advertisement 
may 2015 by jntolva
Select pubs to crawl by CTA rail lines
Pitiful representation from south and west sides. We need another map.
CTA  chicago  bar  crawler 
february 2014 by jntolva
Gregory Gómez - The Encrypted Inning
The sculpture at the Addison brown line station is an actual baseball scorecard from a game in 1969.
scorecard  CTA  art  cubs  chicago 
july 2013 by jntolva
A Chicago Bridge Gets A Complicated Overhaul : NPR
"Hey, any of you that were boys and had connect sets as kids — tell me how cool this is!"
wellsstreet  bridge  chicago  cta  overhaul  river 
march 2013 by jntolva
2011 CTA Ridership Reaches Highest Level in Two Decades
"The CTA’s 3 percent ridership gain outpaced the average among transit systems across the United States by about 30 percent."
fuckyeah  ridership  transit  cta  chicago 
march 2012 by jntolva
CTA Ride - RedEye
Lots of folks think about riding every subway line in a city. But how about every bus line? Nuts.
cta  chicago  bus  ride  photo  documentary 
december 2009 by jntolva
Improv Everywhere 8th Annual No Pants! Subway Ride (Chicago)
Looks like I'm going to have to cancel plans for this one.
cta  nopants 
december 2008 by jntolva
WhereTheEL - RealTime Chicago CTA Tracking
Driven by Twitter. There's got to be better way ...
chicago  cta  mashup  transit  twitter  visualization 
july 2008 by jntolva
CTA teams with Google Transit for map-based trip planner
Jeez, that was about as timely as the Brown Line. Welcome to 2006, CTA.
cta  chicago  transit  L  google  maps 
april 2008 by jntolva
Railfan: CTA Brown Line
Stunning screenshots from this PS3-only train simulator.
cta  ps3  sony  videogame  train 
february 2008 by jntolva
Grand Avenue Station
Fantastic, steampunky photo from the Blue Line.
chicago  cta  photo  subway  steampunk 
february 2008 by jntolva
Battle of the Ages
Two houses claim to be the oldest in Chicago. But only one of them has been moved over the L tracks. Check the video.
chicago  houses  1830s  cta 
february 2008 by jntolva
CTA + Google Maps redesigned
L lines are now accurate at all city-level resolutions and stops include "find near this station" function. Lovely!
chicago  cta  maps 
july 2006 by jntolva
Damen L stop digitally painted
Stunning photo-like recreation using a mere 15,000 Photoshop layers.
cta  photoshop 
april 2006 by jntolva
Experience design
"I know! We'll place our logo right where it'll smack 'em in the groin!"
logo  cta 
october 2005 by jntolva
Chicago Transit Authority map on Google Maps
A great idea, but should be part of Google Maps itself, no?
cta  chicago  maps 
april 2005 by jntolva

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