Today’s Headlines

  • 48 Pedestrians Killed in 2012, the Most Since 2008, Defying Downward Trend (Sun-Times)
  • CTA Reports Ridership Up 2.4 Percent in 2012 (RedEye)
  • Blue Line Trains Back to Normal After Emergency Repairs on Northwest Side (Tribune, CBS, FOX)
  • CTA Announces 10 Retail Rental Opportunities at Argyle, Granville and Morse Stations (CTA Tattler)
  • A Profile of “Roll Model” Samantha Arnold of Ding Ding Let’s Ride (LGRAB)
  • Chicago Center for Literature & Photography Shows “Dead Malls” Photo Essay (Gapers Block)
  • SRAM to Move to New Headquarters in a Former Ice Factory in Fulton Market District (Curbed)
  • Cyclocross Racer Shares Clothing Strategy for Cold-Weather Cycling (RedEye)

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RTA Releases Ventra Audit, Says CTA Has Seen Little Financial Impact (Tribune, Sun-Times) Interim RTA Director Appointed in Wake of Harassment Allegations (Tribune, Herald) 4 Windy City Rollers Injured by Driver Evading Police (RedEye) More Than $10K Raised for Family of Hector Avalos (RedEye) Trucker Sentenced to 4 Years for Fatal 2009 DUI (Tribune) Lessons […]

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New Metra UP-North Station at Peterson Delayed One Year (Sun-Times) Better to Have No Bike Lock Than a Cable Lock in Chicago? (The Wire) 14-Year-Old Girl Killed By Driver on Route 53 in Joliet (CBS) Truck Driver Crashes Into CTA Bus at Cottage Grove & 79th, Injures 10 Aboard (RedEye) Get Ready For Many CTA […]

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Tribune Poll: Majority of Chicagoans Think Red Light Cams Should Be Retained City Is Looking Into Selling Parking Lots, Garage in River North (Tribune) 35th Ward Hosting 3 Meetings to Discuss Plans for Logan Circle, Milwaukee Ave. (DNA) New Eatery at Halsted Green Stop Will Provide Job Training for Teens (RedEye) CTA Working on Getting […]

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Alderman Arena Upset About Not Getting Veto Power on Speed Camera Locations (DNA) City Passes Ordinance for Stiffer Penalties Near Transit Stops (DNA) CTA Promises to Extend 111th Street Service to New Walmart (Tribune) New Ventra Users Gripe About their Experiences (Tribune, NBC) CTA Mailing Out 15,000 Ventra Cards a Day (RedEye) Man Who Killed […]

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35th Ward Alderman Rey Colón Arrested for Alleged DUI (Sun-Times) Sheriff’s Deputy Facing 3rd DUI Charge Still on the Job (Sun-Times) Violent Crimes & Thefts on CTA Declined in 1st Half of 2014 (CBS) Women Share Stories of Sexual Harassment on the CTA (RedEye) Checking Out the Rehabbed Harrison Red Line Stop (Tattler) Construction Underway […]

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CTA/CDOT to Push for 4.5-Mile, Center-Running BRT Route With Lane Removal on Ashland (WBEZ) Woman Charged With DUI After Crash Kills Two People Changing Tire on SW Side (Tribune, ABC, FOX) CTA Ridership Up 2.4% Overall, 4.2% on Trains (CTA Tattler) Companies Are Psyched About Potential Partnerships for Red and Purple Line Construction (Tribune) Study […]