Erin Payton has been riding Chicago’s CTA rail system to and from work for 15 years.
After much soul searching, I give you my 2014 CTA New Year’s Resolutions
1. I resolve to throw my peanut shells and chicken bones in the garbage can. I know it’s easier to toss them on the floor of the train when I’m done eating, but I vow from now on to walk the extra 10 feet to the garbage can on the platform.