Today’s Headlines

  • More Coverage of IDOT’s Bike-Blocking (HuffPo, Chicagoist, Expired Meter)
  • Driver Sought in Hit-and-Run of Delivery Cyclist; Injury Fund Established  (Keating, Kevenides)
  • Two Killed After SUV Falls From Bridge in Lyons; Intoxicated Driver Found Walking Nearby (Tribune)
  • Man Struck, Dragged by Car in East Chatam; Driver Speeds Off (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Three Police Officers Hurt in Crash During High-Speed Chase in Park Manor (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Aurora to Implement Free Downtown Parking (Daily Herald)
  • Metra Mechanical Malfunctions Cause Multiple Evening Rush Delays (Tribune)
  • Snow Doesn’t Stop Logan Square Families From Riding Kidical Mass (Ding Ding)
  • A Visit to Amsterdam’s WorkCycles Bike Shop (LGRAB)
  • Kissing CTA Train Windows Is Not Recommended (WBEZ)

More headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
RTA Releases Ventra Audit, Says CTA Has Seen Little Financial Impact (Tribune, Sun-Times) Interim RTA Director Appointed in Wake of Harassment Allegations (Tribune, Herald) 4 Windy City Rollers Injured by Driver Evading Police (RedEye) More Than $10K Raised for Family of Hector Avalos (RedEye) Trucker Sentenced to 4 Years for Fatal 2009 DUI (Tribune) Lessons […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Metra May Join Ventra Soon (DNA) Hilkevitch Eats His Words on Divvy (Tribune) Divvy Stat Junkies, Feast Your Eyes on This (Tribune) Governor Signs Statewide Ban of Cell Phone Use While Driving (Tribune) SUV Driver Killed in Crash on Kennedy in Bucktown (Tribune) Pickup Truck Driver Killed in New Lenox Rollover Crash (Tribune) Off-Duty Chicago […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Bail Set at $500K for Cop in Fatal Wrong-Way Crash on Lake Shore Drive (Tribune, DNA) Hilkevitch: Ventra is Sowing Confusion (Tribune) Recent Fatal Crash Shows Flaw in 2008 Law Credit With Saving Teens’ Lives (Tribune) North Lawndale Man Dies in Crash on Stevenson Expressway (DNA) Two Pedestrians Seriously Injured in SUV Crash Under Fullerton […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Coalition Pushes for a More Ped-, Bike- and Transit-Friendly LSD (Active Trans, CBS) Ethics Panel to Investigate Madigan Patronage Allegations (Tribune) Bill Daley Calls for Abolishing the RTA, a “Bureaucratic Frankenstein” (Journal-Register) The RTA Ain’t Pretty But It Is Necessary (Sun-Times) Who Gets to Appoint the Local Transit Board Members? (Sun-Times) Driver, 89, Dies After […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, April 27

|
Editorial: Banning Red Light Cams Is a Bad Idea (Tribune) …But Rahm’s Motorcade Really Needs to Stop Blowing Lights (Tribune) 5000 Series ‘L’ Cars Suck, So CTA Will Be More Cautious With Next Train Car Order (Tribune) Alarmist Mailing From Highway PAC Rips Lawmakers for Moving Money From Road Fund (Tribune) 20-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck by […]

Today’s Headlines

|
New Metra UP-North Station at Peterson Delayed One Year (Sun-Times) Better to Have No Bike Lock Than a Cable Lock in Chicago? (The Wire) 14-Year-Old Girl Killed By Driver on Route 53 in Joliet (CBS) Truck Driver Crashes Into CTA Bus at Cottage Grove & 79th, Injures 10 Aboard (RedEye) Get Ready For Many CTA […]