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New CTA payment system gets mixed reviews

by Emily Nelson
Aug 29, 2013



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The CTA unveiled it's new Ventra payment system to Chicago college students, the first phase of a city-wide roll-out.  The new bus and train fare cards aim to give commuters a more efficient way to pay... but not everyone is sold.