Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 25

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  • South Shore Line May Double-Track Route From Gary to Michigan City (Tribune)
  • Open Thread: What Are the Biggest Missed Opportunities in Chicago’s Transit System? (Curbed)
  • Hit-and Run Driver Fatally Struck Man, 56, in the Wake of Austin Shooting (Tribune)
  • Ex-Owner of Company Picked to Install Car Charging Stations in Chicago Gets 2 Years (Tribune)
  • Suffering Taxi Industry Finds Hope in City’s Cab-Hailing Apps (DNA)
  • Resident: There Has Been a Rash of Divvy Bike Thefts in South Shore (Sun-Times)
  • Carpentersville Bike Park Will Get More Trails — And Car Parking (Daily Herald)
  • A Detailed Guide From Getting From O’Hare Baggage Claims to Millennium Park by CTA (Curbed)
  • Cook County Transportation Chief John Yonan Speaks at City Club of Chicago Today
  • Steven Discusses How OpenStreetMap Can Aid Rescuers After Disasters Tuesday at ChiHackNight
  • Dave Glowacz Discusses Cycling Issues With Ben Joravsky Wednesday 4:15-5 PM on WCPT
  • Southside Critical Mass Friday 10/6 5:45 at Nichols Park in Hyde Park — Wear Superhero Shirts

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Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 22

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  • Active Trans: Highway Expansion Moves Jobs Further Away From LMI Neighborhoods (Chicago Reporter)
  • Chicagoist Looks at Slow Roll’s Call to Remove Enforcement From Vision Zero Plan
  • New Plan Says Pullman Needs Divvy, Bike Lanes, and Better Public Transit (DNA)
  • Tribune: IDOT Allowed the Installation of Red Light Cameras at Low-Crash Intersections
  • Iowa Pacific Holdings RR May Throw a Wrench in North Branch Development Plans (Crain’s)
  • Couple Expands Nonprofit Offering to Cover Parking Fees at Hospitals (Tribune)
  • Curbed Checks Out the Architecture of the Chicago Pedway
  • Activation of Chinatown’s Allen Lee Plaza on 9/29 Includes Dance Performance, All-Ages Activities

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 21

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  • How a Police Encounter Influenced Oboi Reed’s Views on Vision Zero Enforcement (Slow Roll)
  • Reed Launches Petition Calling For City to Remove Enforcement as a Strategy From VZ Plan
  • Chicago’s Loop Link, Argyle, TOD Get Shout-Out in Curb’s List of 101 Best Transportation Practices
  • CTA Flagger Seriously Injured After Accidentally Touching 3rd Rail With a Piece of Metal (Tribune)
  • Quincy Station Is on the Verge of Being Landmarked (Curbed)
  • Neighbors Provide Feedback on Plans for Low-Line Promenade in Lakview (DNA)
  • Studies Show That the Chicago River Trail Would Be Good for Mental Health (Active Trans)
  • TOD Project With 150 Units, 29 Spaces Approved At Wilson and Sheridan (Curbed)
  • The Number of Rides Taken By Cab Has Plummeted by 41% This Year (DNA)
  • Check Out This Groovy Video of the CTA Taken After They Got Their First Video Camera (Curbed)

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