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Chicago Dash

13 Alerts
May 26, 2020 1:05 PM

ChicaGO Dash and South Shore Connect to resume limited service June 1,2020

The City of Valparaiso has announced that it will resume bus services to Chicago and the South Shore Line and maintain routes on its intracity V-Line as it works to restore services that had been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’re pleased to...

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May 8, 2020 3:15 PM

Chicago Dash, South Shore Connect service suspension update 5/8/2020

Suspension of service update 5/8/20
Chicago Dash and South Shore connect will remain suspended until June 1, 2020.
We will start with 2 routes on June 1st. 6 am and 7 am departures from Valpo. 4:30 and 5:30 departures from Chicago. The South Shore...

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May 1, 2020 4:51 PM

Chicago Dash Extended service suspension through 5/11/2020

Good afternoon. The Chicago Dash will remain suspended through May, 11th.
During next week we will evaluate the current COVID limited restrictions and make a decision to when we may return partial service to Chicago.
After the Governors press conference...

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April 30, 2020 10:40 AM

Chicago Dash Service Suspension Update 4/30/2020

Chicago Dash Anticipated schedule to resume 2 routes on May 4th 2020.
As we anticipate lifting some route restrictions on the Chicago Dash and South Shore Connect. All decisions with follow guidance from the Governors of Indiana and Illinois.
With Indiana...

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April 30, 2020 10:30 AM

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April 28, 2020 11:00 AM

Chicago Dash suspension of service Update

Chicago Dash scheduled to resume 2 routes on May 4th 2020.
As we anticipate lifting some route restrictions on the Chicago Dash and South Shore Connect. All decisions with follow guidance from the Governors of Indiana and Illinois.
With Indiana preparing...

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April 20, 2020 5:34 PM

Chicago Dash COVID 19 suspension of service update 4/29/2020

I am writing you to inform you that the city will Extend the suspension of the Chicago Dash service through the month of April. We have all intentions of resuming service on May 4th in a limited capacity of at least 2 buses and the South Shore connect to...

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April 2, 2020 4:50 PM

COVID-19 Suspension of Service

ValpoTransit COVID-19 service Reductions:
Due extension of the Mandatory stay in Place orders for Illinois and Indiana from the Governors.
I am looking for a count as to how many, if any riders that will be commuting to and from Chicago next week...

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Latest Update:

April 3, 2020 4:59 PM

ValpoTransit COVID-19 service Reductions:
Effective Until April 22, 2020 the City of Valparaiso will be Extending the suspention of the ChicaGO Dash and the South Shore Connect routes in and out of Chicago. Weekend Red/Orange V-Line routes will also remain suspended until April 22nd
Due to the decrease of riders and the Mandatory Stay in Place orders for Illinois and Indiana from the Governors.
There will be No service beginning March 25, until April 22, 2020
V-Line routes Yellow, Green and Brown will continue to operate as scheduled!
The Dash Ticket office will Remain closed for Ticket sales as well as City Hall will remain closed to the public for V-Line pass sales. FARES FOR ALL SERVICES WILL BE FREE THROUGH APRIL 30TH!
Please contact me at Dlorntzen@valpo.us or call 219-462-1161 ext. 3357 for any concerns you may have while we continue to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 Virus.

March 23, 2020 3:32 PM

Chicago Dash April Bus passes PLEASE READ!

Good Afternoon,

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and the now placed STAY AT HOME mandates put in place by The Governors of Indiana and Illinois. The Chicago Dash and the Transit Connect transit services will be suspended Beginning March 25th until at least...

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March 19, 2020 12:16 PM

COVID-19 South Shore Connect service changes 3/23/20

Southshore Connect Service changes effective 3/23/20
Due to the changes in the Southshore line Train schedule to their weekday train schedules. The following SS Connect bus schedule changes are now in effect.
New Schedule
Please visit Valpotransit.com and...

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March 16, 2020 3:08 PM

ChicaGO Dash Ticket Office will be closed COVID-19

Chicago Dash ticket office to be closed COVID-19
Effective Immediately the Chicago Dash ticket office will remain closed for ticket sales of monthly, 10 ride and single use passes for the Dash buses. You can purchase monthly, 10 ride and one-way passes...

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March 16, 2020 2:55 PM

ChicaGO Dash Reduced Service COVID-19

Chicago DASH COVID-19 Temporary service Reductions:
Effective March 23, 2020 the City of Valparaiso will be reducing the ChicaGO Dash routes in and out of Chicago to 2 buses daily.
In an effort to maintain daily service on the Dash the following routes...

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Latest Update:

March 19, 2020 12:06 PM

Effective 3/23/2020

March 10, 2020 11:28 AM

COVID-19

VALPO TRANSIT-CHICAGO DASH,V-LINE AND SOUTH SHORE CONNECT COVID-19 PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES
Valpo Transit officials continue to monitor and address potential impacts from novel corona-virus (COVID-19) and are taking steps to further reduce the risk to our...

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