Today’s Headlines

  • Tribune Picks Up the News That IDOT Is Blocking Protected Bike Lanes
  • Keith Holt and Eboni Hawkins Join New LAB Bike Equity Council (Active Trans)
  • City Orders Audit of Red Light Camera Company Amid Allegations of Corruption (Tribune)
  • Carl Sandburg High Athletic Director Killed in Single-Car Crash in Carol County (Tribune, Southtown)
  • Man in Critical Condition After North Aurora Crash (Herald)
  • Taxi Driver Causes Three-Car Crash in Lincoln Park; Three Hurt (DNA)
  • Suspect Crashes at 79th and Ashland During Police Chase; Two Hurt (Tribune)
  • Woman, Baby Hurt in Car-Freight Train Crash (Tribune, RedEye)
  • Chicago’s Shared-Cost Sidewalk Program Gets 25 Percent More Funding (DNA)
  • Civic User Testing Group Members Get Paid to Try Out Municipal Smart Phone Apps (Gapers Block)

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Anti-Parking Petition Helps Lead to Garage-Free, Pro-Transit Wrigley Deal (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA Preps for Red Line Rehab, One Month Away (CBS) Illinois House Votes to Cut Benefits for Part-Time Transit Board Members (Tribune) New West Entrance Opens at Loyola Red Line Stop (Tattler) An Analysis of CDOT’s New Complete Streets Guide (BWLP) Man Killed in […]

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Chicago Plans Center-Running BRT on Ashland (Tribune, Sun-Times, Chicago Bus, CBS) Second Wells Street Bridge Closure Starts This Friday (CTA) Alta Wins Contract for Chicago’s Transportation Demand Management Program (Sun-Times) Rep Opposes Extension of School Zone Law: “Teach Our Children How to Cross the Street.” (Tribune) Will Bike Share Hurt Existing Rental Businesses? (Medill) Man, […]

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$35 Million Federal “Core Capacity” Grant Approved for Red Line Rehab (Crain’s) 4 Hurt, 3 Critically, in Park Manor Car Crash (Tribune) “Wellness Team” at NW Side School Encourages Kids to Walk & Bike (Active Trans) Eboni Hawkins Launches Weekly Bikes Ride to Promote Unity in Englewood (DNA) RedEye Reporter Looks at Curb-Protected Lanes, Dons […]

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An Exit Interview With Ray LaHood (Tribune) Metra Drawing Heat From Legislators for Potential $720K CEO Severance (Sun-Times) Moore Says Campaign Donations Didn’t Influence His Pritzker Garage Decision (DNA) Ventra Launches in August, Fully Functional in September (Sun-Times, RedEye) Flooding Shuts Down Edens at Pratt, Closes Metra’s McHenry Branch (Tribune) 2 Charged With Drag Racing […]

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Lincoln Parkers Along Lakefront Less Likely to Own Cars (Bike Walk Lincoln Park) Chicago Will Regulate Uber, Lyft, SideCar Drivers (Tribune) CTA Clarifying Ventra Account Messages At Turnstile (Red Eye) SUV Driver Hits And Kills Man in Aurora, Says She Didn’t See Him (The Southern) Little Village Man Dies After Being Hit By SUV Driver, […]