Today’s Headlines

  • BRT Meeting Attendee: Cars Are the Status Quo, But Aren’t More Important Than Transit (DNA)
  • Residents Speak Up for a More Ped-, Bike- and Transit-Friendly LSD Rehab (DNA)
  • Driver Killed While Trying to Keep Up With Funeral Procession (NBC)
  • Yet Another Transit Board Member Steps Down Due to Double Dipping (Crain’s)
  • Rush Defends Role in Push for Minority Participation in Metra Contract (Tribune)
  • To Solve Transit Mess, Eliminate Service Boards, Not the RTA (Tribune)
  • All CTA Train Cars Are Now ADA Accessible But ‘L’ System Has a Ways to Go (CBS)
  • Catholic Group Cuts Funding for Bike N’ Roses Due to Marriage Equality Ties (Sun-Times)
  • Strip Mall Loses Two Car Parking Spaces, Gains 15 Bike Parking Spaces (DNA)

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  • Dan Korn

    What do folks here think about funeral processions? Are they an important ritual to show respect, or a dangerous anachronism?