The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) and Metra will hold eight joint public hearings to gather customer input on their proposed 2016 budgets. In addition, the RTA will hold an individual public hearing in December to offer customers the chance to learn about and provide input on the proposed RTA 2016 budget, two-year regional financial plan, and five-year regional capital program.

RTA Proposed Budget Public Hearing 

December 3

RTA Headquarters

175 W. Jackson Blvd., 16th Floor

Chicago, IL 60604

4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

All meetings sites are ADA accessible. If a member of the public requires a reasonable accommodation in order to attend a meeting or has questions, please call 312-913-3231 (TTY - 312-913-3111) at least two business days before the meeting. For more information, call 312-913-3200.

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About the RTA

The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) is the only transit agency charged with regional financial oversight, funding, and transit planning for the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Metra and Pace bus and paratransit.    Riders take more than two million trips each weekday on the RTA region’s transit system in six counties with 7,200 transit route miles throughout Northeastern Illinois.  The Agency also provides customer services including online and telephone travel planning assistance and travel training for seniors and people with disabilities.  For more information, visit www.RTAchicago.org