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Ventra outage hits 60 CTA stations, results in 15,000 free rides
The troubled Ventra fare-payment system took another hit during the Wednesday evening rush hour when some card readers at 60 of the CTA’s 145 train stations failed, resulting in 15,000 free rides for commuters before the problem was fixed, according to the agency.
By Liam Ford
November 14, 2013