Today’s Headlines

  • Emanuel: Red Line Rehab Is “On Time and On Budget” (RedEye, Tattler)
  • Kimball Brown Line Station to Close for Ten Days Starting July 12 (DNA)
  • Metra Chairman to Explain CEO Clifford’s Golden Parachute to Board (Sun-Times)
  • Plainfield Adds Pedestrian Upgrades to DuPage River Bridge (Tribune)
  • Man Killed in Crash While Fleeing Police in North Austin (Tribune)
  • Ten Hurt in Dan Ryan Crash at 69th Street (Tribune)
  • Gas Prices Drop, Just in Time for One of the Year’s Deadliest Holidays (DNA)
  • Metra Train “Bumps” Man in South Shore, Causing Minor Injuries (DNA)
  • Volunteers Needed for Downtown Bike Counts (Active Trans)
  • Divvy Bike-Share Expands a Reporter’s Lunch Options (Time Out)

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