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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IDOT Finalizing Circle Interchange Plans (Tribune) Report Shows Illinois Bike Trails Bring Economic Benefits (Active Trans) Bicyclist Killed in North Riverside (Sun-Times) CTA Plans to Upgrade Wireless Service in Red and Blue Line Subways (CBS) Family Files Suit Against Officers for Car Chase That Killed Their Son (Tribune) Man Held on $500K Bail for Fatal […]

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Divvy Rider Injured on LSD Is a Med Student, Did Not Lose Foot in Crash (DNA) 3 Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on Ohio Feeder (RedEye) 2 Hurt in Hit-and-Run on the Dan Ryan (RedEye) Video Footage Released of October Crash That Killed 3 People on 95th in Oak Lawn (NBC) IL Senate Overrides Quinn’s Veto […]

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Records Show Daley Staff Knew About Meter Contract Problems Years Ago (Sun-Times) IDOT, AAA Oppose Raising Interstate Speed Limit to 70 for Safety Reasons (Tribune) Man Killed in Palatine Motorcycle-Car Crash (Tribune) 1 dead in Skyway Crash at 84th Street (Tribune) Man Dies After May 4 Lemont Crash (Tribune) Second Person Dies From Sunday Morning […]

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Despite Additional Staff, Live Ventra Helpline Not Available 24/7 (Sun-Times) CTA Fires 8 Workers Over Blue Line Crash, Slacking on the Job (CBS) Truck Driver Killed in Dan Ryan Crash (DNA) Crowd Drags Man Out of Car and Beats Him After He Strikes 2 Peds (Sun-Times) 9 Hurt in East Chicago Crash, Including 2 Police […]