Today’s Headlines

  • Emanuel Calls for Raising Taxes on Premium Parking Spots (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • CTA Gets Over $30 Million in Settlement With Bus Company (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • CPS Says It’s Working With Police to Plan Safe Routes for Students (Sun-Times)
  • South Red Line Rehab Also Leads to Major Investments in Green Line (Tattler)
  • Clark Street Bike Lanes, Transit Facilities on 49th Ward Budget Ballot (DNA)
  • Aurora Police Crack Down on Texting While Driving (Sun-Times)
  • Woman Pleads Guilty to DUI in Rockdale That Killed Cyclist (Sun-Times)
  • Crash Near Jackson Park Injures 8, Including Several Young Children (Tribune)
  • CDOT Seeks Volunteers to Help With Downtown Bike Counts (Active Trans)
  • Loyola Students Run Chainlinks, a Bike Repair and Rental Shop (RedEye)
  • Hopefully, Better Wireless on CTA Won’t Lead to Worse Phone Etiquette (RedEye)

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  • Regarding the 49th ward projects, Clark Street north of Albion is too narrow for a bike lane. I can only assume they mean sharrows (unless they plan on removing parking).

  • Your DUI link and the Jackson Park link are not going to the correct stories.