CHICAGO (CBS) – CTA celebrates 75 years of service on Saturday.
City leaders celebrate its Diamond Jubilee at 9:30 a.m. at Daley Plaza.
Customers are invited to take advantage of commemorative gifts, including free tickets to ride in some of the earliest historic train carriages and heritage fleet buses.
These vehicles will travel the loop today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Special tickets will be required to ride before 11 a.m.
CTA took over all “L” operations for the first time in 1947.