Today’s Headlines

  • CTA Service Over Wells Bridge to Temporarily Resume Next Week (Tattler)
  • Metra Train Kills Pedestrian in Westmont (Hinsdale Patch)
  • Family Sues Driver for Wrongful Death After Fatal Elgin-O’Hare Crash (Tribune)
  • Cab Strikes Man and Woman in the Loop (DNA)
  • Some Metra Board Members Are Against Selling Naming Rights For Stations (Tribune)
  • Cabbie Racks Up $14,000 in Parking Tickets (Sun-Times)
  • Will CDOT Do a Good Job Plowing Protected Bike Lanes? (Keating)
  • Until the Law Changes, Cyclists Should Use “Extreme Caution” When Passing on the Right (Freeman)
  • Cargo Bike Demo at Saturday’s Chicago Bike Swap (Ding Ding)
  • Behold the Lakefront Trail’s Snowy Beauty (LGRAB)

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Active Trans Proposes Pedestrianizing Parts of 20 Streets (Tribune) Former Independent Alderman Oberman Elected Metra Board Chair (Tribune, Sun-Times) Trucker Who Killed Tollway Worker Declared an “Imminent Hazard” by Feds (Tribune) Divvy Ridership Is 80% Male, Company Plans to Do Outreach to Women (DNA) Glen Ellyn Seeking Input on Bike Plan (Tribune) Emanuel Teases Christie, […]

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Metra: All Told, Alex Clifford Settlement Cost $1.3 Million (Tribune) Cyclist Struck and Killed by SUV Driver Is 2nd Bridgeport Bike Fatality This Year (DNA) Gabe Klein Takes COO Job With a Black Line-Style Bus Pop-Up Bus Service (BostInno) Driver Arrested After She Severely Injured a Pedestrian, Then Fled the Scene (Tribune) Police Conduct Crosswalk […]