Today’s Headlines

  • City Announces First 50 Speed Camera Locations (Tribune, DNA)
  • Ventra Card Will Be Available for Free Through End of the Year (Tribune)
  • A Ventra Cheat Sheet (Tattler)
  • Driver Kills 84-Year-Old Pedestrian in Skokie (Tribune)
  • Motorcyclist Killed by Left-Turning Driver in Chinatown (Tribune)
  • Well-Tended Memorial in Streeterville Honors Justyna Palka, Killed by a Driver (Chicago)
  • Ghost Bike Installed to Honor Police Officer Killed While Riding in Palos Heights (ABC)
  • RTA Proposes Merging CTA and Metra Planning Departments (NBC)
  • Construction on New Peterson Metra Stop May Start This Spring (Sun-Times)
  • Beeping at CTA Bus Shelters Helps Visually Impaired Access Transit Tracker Info (RedEye)
  • Metra’s Grand/Western Switching Tower is a Steampunk‘s Delight (NBC)
  • Yard Games and “Blob” Installation Add Life to Union Station (Active Trans)

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Alderman Arena Upset About Not Getting Veto Power on Speed Camera Locations (DNA) City Passes Ordinance for Stiffer Penalties Near Transit Stops (DNA) CTA Promises to Extend 111th Street Service to New Walmart (Tribune) New Ventra Users Gripe About their Experiences (Tribune, NBC) CTA Mailing Out 15,000 Ventra Cards a Day (RedEye) Man Who Killed […]