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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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 […]

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The New Flyover to Reduce Rail Congestion in Englewood Has a Controversial History (Tribune) Editorial: Don’t Be Fooled — Most of Metra Fare Hike Would Go to Operations, Not New Trains (Tribune) Rauner Argues That IDOT Patronage Scandal Is a Reason to Oust Quinn (Tribune) State Republicans Wonder If Fired IDOT Employees Were Moved to […]

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Metra Will Allow Bikes on Early-Morning Inbound Trains, Abolish Blackout Days (Tribune) Despite $8.1 Million Renovation, O’Hare Line’s Damen Stop Won’t Be ADA Accessible (DNA) Active Trans Launches Petition Drive To Show Support for Evanston Bike Plan Park Ridge Metra Station House May Close If City Doesn’t Sign New Lease (Tribune) Why Do Some People […]

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6 Chicago Congressmen Push for Restoring the Full Transit Tax Benefit (Crain’s) Metra Investigating “Scary” Driving by Rock Island Engineers (Tribune, Sun-Times) Allegedly Drunk SUV Driver Kills Pedestrian at North and Kennedy (DNA) Rolling Meadows Woman Dies in Single-Car Crash (RedEye) Truck-Bus Collision Shuts Down Lanes of Ryan; No Serious Injuries (Tribune) RedEye Looks at […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 21

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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 for Monday, November 2

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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) […]