Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 14

  • City: Washington-Wabash ‘L’ Stop Should Open by Labor Day (DNA)
  • SUV Driver Fatally Struck Xiang He, 75, in Kenwood Saturday (Tribune)
  • Man in Wheelchair Falls Survives Fall Onto to Red Line Tracks (CBS)
  • What Chicago Can Learn From Montreal’s Inclusive Placemaking Efforts (MPC)
  • Waukegan Has Metra Access, Lakefront Location. Why Is It Struggling? (MPC)
  • Demand for New Lakeview Apartments Is High But Relatively Few Units Are Being Built (Curbed)
  • Beverly Bicycle Shop Owner Discusses History of the Neighborhood’s Annual Bike Race (Patch)
  • Graffiti and Gears Bike Tour of Street Art on Sunday Benefits West Town Bikes (The Chainlink)
  • CMAP Forum on “The Future of Economic Opportunity” July 19 4 PM in Homewood (MPC)

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, July 13

  • Encouraged by Good Ridership, CTA Extends 31st St. Bus Pilot, but Not Service Hours (Tribune)
  • Study Will Look at Ways to Improve Bus Service on S. Halsted, Including BRT Elements (DNA)
  • North Branch Corridor Could Open to New Zoning Uses by End of the Month (Curbed)
  • Woman Stabbed Outside Jefferson Park Transit Center (ABC)
  • Woman Suing Chicago Police Department Over 2016 Englewood Crash (Sun-Times)
  • Art Installation at 95th Station Will Include Live DJ Booth, Tapestries Made of Fire Hoses (Tribune)
  • Slow Roll Chicago and BUILD Host Bike Ride for Peace Saturday 9 AM 5100 W. Harrison (DNA)
  • Slow Roll Leads a Tour of Beverly July 29 2 PM at 10621 S. Seeley (Beverly Review)

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 12

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  • Crain’s Looks at Proposal to Create New Land at Oak/Michigan as Part of N. LSD Rehab
  • $15M Allocated for New Peterson Metra Station, But Project Still Isn’t Moving (DNA)
  • Proposal for Lakeshore East Includes 2,043 residences, 926 hotel rooms (Curbed)
  • Elburn Man Charged With DUI in Crash That Killed Brother-in-Law (Tribune)
  • Mother and 20-Month-Old Son Killed in SUV/Truck Crash in North Chicago (Tribune)
  • Red Line Rider Hit With BB or Pellet Gun While Exiting Train at 79th (ABC)
  • Average Chicago Driver Spends About 56 Hours Per Year Looking for Parking (Tribune)
  • Flooding Halts Metra Trains, Closes Roads in Lake County (Sun-Times)
  • Safety Repairs Starting This Week at Metra’s Hubbard Woods Station (Tribune)
  • Active Trans Leads a Bike Ride From Lincoln Park Conservatory to Sox Park on 7/30

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