Today’s Headlines

  • Man Charged in Connection With Fatal Humboldt Park Hit-and-Run Last November (Tribune)
  • Truck Driver Kills 73-Year-Old Woman on West Side; No Ticket or Charges (Tribune)
  • Aurora School Worker Killed While Trying to Get Student Out of Road; Driver Flees (Tribune, ABC, FOX)
  • La Grange Metra Station Reopens After Van Drives Plows Into Wall of Commuter Lobby (Tribune)
  • Chicago Parking Meters Slated to Become Most Expensive in the Country (Expired Meter)
  • Pullman Rail Journeys Offers Luxury Train Service from Chicago to New Orleans (Chicagoist)
  • Two People Injured in Four-Car Crash Near Arlington Heights (Daily Herald)
  • Wheeling Adopts Sustainable Transportation Plan (Active Trans)
  • CTA Wraps Up Viaduct Work at Loyola Red Line Station (CTA Tattler)
  • 32 More Digital Billboards Planned for Kennedy Expressway (Patch)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
Gates Announces He Will Step Down as Head of RTA (Tribune) Riders Provide Feedback on Wilson Station Rehab Plans (RedEye) Harsher Penalty Leads to Drop in Red Light Violations by CTA Bus Drivers (NBC) Warrant Issued for Limo Driver Accused of Driving Kids to Prom While Drunk (Tribune) Driver Doored Divvy Rider in Clinton Bike […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Claypool Discusses Travel Alternatives During South Red Line Rehab (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) Bryn Mawr Station Could Get $25 Million Overhaul (DNA) City Offers a Preview of Loop BRT Corridor (Curbed) CTA Union Chief: If Passengers Can Carry Concealed Guns Arm Rail Workers Too (Sun-Times) Snowstorm Causes 20 to 30 Spinouts on Area Highways (Tribune) RedFlex […]

Today’s Headlines

|
May 1 Deadline Looms for Ventra Switchover (DNA, Tattler) Transit Board Reorg Unlikely to Happen Before Next Year (Sun-Times) CTA May Buy Air Rights Over 3-Flat for Flyover (DNA) Broken Rail at Union Station Causes Metra Delays (Sun-Times) Physicist Fractures Man’s Skull While Parking on Devon, Flees the Scene (DNA) Van Driver Injures Cyclist in […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Quinn, Rauner, Discuss Regional, State Planning Issues at MPC Event Dubious Honor: Quinn Renames the Circle Interchange After Ex-Mayor Jane Byrne (DNA) More Kennedy Lane Closures Coming for Ohio Street Bridge Project (Expired Meter) Man Beaten, Fatally Struck by Driver in Little Village (Tribune) City Spent More Than $42K on Anti-Homeless Barricades in Avondale Viaduct […]

Today’s Headlines

|
CTA Releases Environmental Assessment for BRT (Sun-Times, RedEye) Speed Cameras Are Successful in Reducing Speeding (CDOT, Sun-Times, Expired Meter) Pedestrian Struck by Shuttle Bus Driver at O’Hare in Critical Condition (Tribune) Driver Who Killed Mimi Liu Charged With Felony DUI (Tribune) FTA Allows Chicago to Apply for “New Starts” Grant for Red/Purple Rehab (Tribune) A […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Survey: Divvy Users Are Saving $760 a Year on Transpo Costs (Mayor’s Office) CTA Safety Scrutinized After Monday’s Non-Fatal Blue Line Collision (NBC, ABC, CBS) …While a Deadly Car Crash That Halted the South Red Line Got Little Coverage (Tribune) With O’Hare Station Closed, CTA Runs Shuttles to Airport (Tribune) A Profile of the RTA’s […]