Today’s Headlines

  • Does the Wolf Point Plan Include Too Little Parking Or Too Much? (Chicago Magazine)
  • Orland Park Plans Ped-Friendly Retail District Around 143rd Street Metra Station (Tribune)
  • Man Charged With January Crash That Killed Oak Forest Woman (Southtown)
  • Hyde Parkers Fear 218 Parking Spaces at New Development Won’t Be Enough (DNA)
  • Des Plaines Installs Solar-Powered Crosswalk Light to Encourage Kids to Walk to School (Active Trans)
  • New Metra Bridge Being Built at Montrose and Ravenswood (DNA)
  • Settlement for Bicyclist Struck by Car in North Center (Keating)
  • Bike Courier Helps Out Fellow Cyclist After Dooring (Kevenides)
  • Semi Rolls Over in Elgin (Daily Herald)
  • City of Chicago Says It’s Willing to Work With Pedal Pub to Legalize It (Tribune)

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, June 16

Bike Courier Blaine Klingenberg Died After Crash With Tour Bus (Tribune, CBS, DNA) John Bills, Found Guilty in RedFlex Scandal, May Be Sentenced to 30 Years (Tribune) Metra Board Approves $3 Million Contract to Renovate Calumet Station (Sun-Times) Metra Honors Winners of This Year’s Safety Poster & Essay Contest (Patch) New TOD Next to Belmont Red […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 21

119th Street Corridor Plan Will Bring New Ped & Bike Facilities (Active Trans) Metra Is Considering Expanding Its Pets-on-Board Pilot (DNA) Tribune: Berwyn DUI Stings Fail to Follow Federal Guideline South Holland Buys Land for Station, Hoping for Future Metra Access (Tribune) Blue Island’s Division Street Bridge Is Getting an $8 Million Overhaul (Tribune) Hit-and-Run […]

Today’s Headlines

Tunney: New Parking Garage Near Wrigley Could Add 400-500 Spaces (Tribune) Shocker: Some Residents Think More Parking at Wrigley is a Bad Idea (DNA) CTA Hustling to Get Green Line Ready for Red Line Shutdown (Tribune, DNA) Nearby Residents Fume About Circle Interchange Plans (DNA) LOOK Chicago Holds an Anti-Dooring Event in Lincoln Square Saturday […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 2

Ald. Dowell: Lucas Museum Plan Doesn’t Adequately Address, Traffic, Parking, Ped Issues (DNA) Minor Red Line Derailment Near Granville on Halloween Spooks Riders (Tribune) Editorial: High-Interest Car Title Loans Exploit Financially Struggling People (Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed 86-Year-Old Pedestrian in Bensenville Faces Charges (Herald) 5th-Tallest Building in Chicago Would Have 506 Units, 598 Parking Spaces (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines

A Month After Alta Said Divvy Probably Wouldn’t Expand in 2014, CDOT Confirms It (Tribune) To Soften the Blow, Mayor’s Office Releases Full Map of New Station Locations (DNA) Alleged Bagman in RedFlex Bribery Scandal Is Cooperating With the Feds (Tribune) Park Ridge Alderman Delay Installation of Additional Red Light Cams (Tribune) 2 Hurt in […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 30

Laquan McDonald Protests Shut Down the Mag Mile on Black Friday (Tribune) Metra Launching Weekday and Weekend Express Trains on Rock Island Line (Sun-Times) New Equipment Will Help Metra Avoid Frozen Switches This Winter (Sun-Times) Metra Completes Initial Repairs of Homewood Station (Tribune) Man Charged With Aggravated DUI After Altercation Leads to Deadly Crash on […]