CTA to launch ‘boring’ tunnel stretches on the Red Line

NEW YORK — The CTA is expanding a long-awaited tunnel extension that would stretch from the Chicago River to the lakefront near the intersection of North Avenue and Randolph Street in Northbrook, but the extension is expected to be far more costly than expected, costing $6 billion to $7 billion, the agency announced Thursday.The CTS, […]

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How to pronounce tunnel

NEW YORK — How do you pronounce the words Gotthard Tunnel and New York’s subway tunnel?If you’re reading this article from New York, you probably don’t have a clue either.The word Gotthards is an abbreviation of Gotthar, which is short for Gotthild.But in this case, Gotthars is short of Gothe, meaning Gothenburg.If that doesn’t make […]

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