CHICAGO (WLS) --People who use elevators at CTA stations can now get text and email alerts about outages and repairs.
Riders can get alerts for just one individual line or for the entire rail system.
The CTA operates 153 elevators at 88 rail stations.
HOW TO SIGN UP FOR THE ALERTS:
To subscribe to elevator alerts via text message: Text "cta elevators" to GOV311 or visit http://www.transitchicago.com/updates/
To subscribe to elevator alerts via email: Visit http://www.transitchicago.com/updates/
More information is available on the CTA website.