Today’s Headlines

  • Snow Causes Two Dozen Crashes on Chicagoland Roads Including Nine-Car Pileup (Tribune, ABC, NBC)
  • Plan Commission Approves Wolf Point Tower Plan With Up to 1,285 Parking Spaces (Sun-Times)
  • City Makes Progress on Bloomingdale Trail Fundraising (Tribune)
  • Woman Gets Seven-Year Prison Sentence for Fatal Sugar Grove DUI (Daily Herald)
  • Former CTA Chair Carole Brown Leaves RTA Board, Replaced by Sarah Pang (Sun-Times)
  • Plea Bargain Option Removed for Woman Charged With DUI That Killed Skokie Boy, 9 (Tribune)
  • Man Who Drove 111 MPH to Have Sex Gets Five Days in Work Program (Tribune, Daily Herald)
  • Clothing Strategies for Cold-Weather Cycling (LGRAB)
  • Kevin O’Neil to Discuss CTA’s “Why Things Go Wrong” Campaign on WGN (CTA Tattler)

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Emanuel Calls for Raising Taxes on Premium Parking Spots (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA Gets Over $30 Million in Settlement With Bus Company (Tribune, Sun-Times) CPS Says It’s Working With Police to Plan Safe Routes for Students (Sun-Times) South Red Line Rehab Also Leads to Major Investments in Green Line (Tattler) Clark Street Bike Lanes, Transit Facilities […]

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2nd 9-Day Wells Closure Starts Tonight, Causing ‘L’ Reroutes (Tribune, DNA) Chicago’s BRT Plan Gets Rolling (Human Transit) CTA Riders Encouraged to Take Metra During Red Line Rehab (Tribune) For 2nd Time in 2 Days, Man Shot, Crashes Into House in West Pullman (Tribune) Man Run Over, Killed, Following Argument in Princeton Park (Tribune, DNA) […]

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City of Chicago Hit With $57.8 Million Penalty After Parking Garage Lawsuit (Sun-Times) Hyde Parkers Fret About Traffic and Parking Headaches From Proposed 13-Story Tower (DNA) Tribune Bashes Ventra Prepaid Debit Card for Having Typical Fees (DNA) Debit Option Won’t Be Available for Reduced-Fare Ventra Cards (Tribune, Sun-Times) Parents Blame Low Attendance at Englewood School […]

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Frustrated With the Slow Progress of Infrastructure Trust, Emanuel Is Rebooting It (Tribune) Tunney: Belmont/Clark TOD Will Improve Safety by Putting More Eyes on the Street (DNA) Local Megabus Drivers Threaten to Go on Strike (Crain’s) TransitCenter Report Details How Transpo Advocates Influenced Chicago Policy (Active Trans) Aurora Woman Who Killed a Couple With Her Car […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 22

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MPC Launches Transit-Oriented Development Web Portal “Grow Chicago“ On 25th Anniversary of ADA Act, Chicago Still Has Far to Go to Become Truly Accessible (Tribune) After a Drag Racer’s DUI Death, Lower Wacker Is Finally Getting Speed Humps (DNA) Bolingbrook Man Gets 3 Years for DUI That Killed His Passenger (Daily Herald) Actress Who Died […]

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Alderman Reilly Speaks Out Against Free Parking on Sundays (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA Will No Longer Accept Political Ads (Tribune, Sun-Times) Group Calls for Hiring Locals as Security During Red Line Shutdown (DNA) Work to Fix Purple Line Slow Zones Starts Thursday (RedEye) Red Line rehab Could Boost Business for Livery Cabs (DNA) Proposal Calls for […]