Today’s Headlines

  • Campaign Launched to Persuade IDOT to Allow Protected Lanes on Chicago Streets (Active Trans)
  • Brown/Purple Line Service Will Be Disrupted for Wells Street Bridge Rehab (Tribune, Red Eye, Sun-Times)
  • Emanuel Taps Former IDOT Manager to Replace Alderman Sandi Jackson (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Woman Falls From SUV onto Bishop Ford; Driver Crashes After Eluding Cops (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Woman Dies in Avondale After Crashing Van Into Pole (Tribune)
  • Half of Fatal Crashes in SW Suburban Police District Alcohol-Related (Southtown)
  • North Side Republican Wants to Put the Brakes on Speed Camera Program (Expired Meter)
  • An Argument Against Curbside Parking Lanes as “Linear Parking Lots” (BWLP)
  • A Proposed US Rail Network Map (Transitized)
  • Amsterdam’s Bike-Friendliness Is Not Overrated (LGRAB)

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AP Analysis Finds Patronage Hiring at IDOT (Sun-Times) Metra Hires New Chief for Embattled Police Department (Tribune, Sun-Times) Flooding Closes Roads in Cook & Lake Counties (Tribune) Active Trans‘ “Bikes on Wheels” Program Loans Trailer Full of Cycles to ‘Burbs Man Strikes Parking Garage Staffer, Drives Away With Victim on His Hood (DNA) Insurance Company […]

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Metra Ex-CEO Clifford Implicates 2 Board Members in Patronage Complaint (Tribune) About 10% of South Red Line Riders Have Stopped Riding CTA (Tribune, Sun-Times) Sustainable Englewood Wants Neighborhood to Benefit From Rail Yard Expansion (DNA) Cyclists Speak Out for South Side Facilities, Protected Lanes at IDOT Bike Meeting (DNA) Cabbies Gripe About Initiative to Encourage […]

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CTA Trains Running on Wells Street Bridge Again (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) Redevelopment of Old Post Office Would Include Robotic Parking Garage (Tribune) CTA Replacing Contracted Security Guards With Customers Assistants (Sun-Times) Blue Line Trains Delayed After Man Electrocuted at Clark and Lake (Tribune) 2 Injured When Motorcycle Crashes Into Police Car in Marquette Park (Tribune) […]

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Bobby Cann Remembered at Street-Naming Ceremony (Tribune, RedEye, NBC, DNA) Active Trans Applauds Lift of IDOT Ban on Protected Bike Lanes So-Called South LSD Extension Opens to Traffic (Sun-Times) Xerox Wins $44 Million Red Light Camera Contract (DNA) Ventra Users Complain of Being Charge Multiple Times by Card Readers (RedEye) Female Pedestrian Killed in Lockport […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 14

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Anti-Displacement Protesters Take Over 18th Street in Pilsen (DNA) Lawrence Road Diet Has Made Street Ripe for Development — What Should Go There Next? (DNA) Actor Who Took Metra to Visit Family Fatally Struck While Walking From Station (Sun-Times) Driver Cited After Seriously Injuring 3 Pedestrians at Division and Ashland (Sun-Times) Elderly Woman Crashes Car […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, April 29

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Temporary Station Closures Planned for North Red/Purple Line Reconstruction (Tribune) NTSB Blames CTA for Failing to Prevent Employee Fatigue That Led to O’Hare Crash (Sun-Times) Op-Ed: $20K Donation to Ed Burke Means We’re Likely to See a New Push for Ethanol (Sun-Times) 1 Dead, 2 Injured in Stevenson Crash in Bridgeport (Tribune) Driver Who Fatally […]