Concrete on Union Station falls, hits passenger

As of 7:20 a.m. on Wednesday, tracks #9 and #11 continue to be out of service through the morning commute. Track #13 has been re-opened and is back in service.

Amtrak, the organization that runs Union Station operations, is working to restore tracks #9 and #11.

Milwaukee West, Milwaukee North and North Central service are affected.

For comments from Kirk Dillard, Chairman of the Regional Transit Authority, on the Big John Howell and Ray Stevens show from Wednesday morning, click here.

Union Station is dangerous. The place is falling apart in chunks, showering debris on commuters hurrying through its dim, decaying bowels.

Source: Steinberg: Union Station falling down on commuters’ heads | Chicago Sun-Times

WLS-AM 890 contribution by Jen DeSalvo