Today’s Headlines

  • Bobby Cann’s Family Gathers in Chicago for Today’s Street-Naming Ceremony (DNA)
  • Driver Engulfed in Flames After Crashing Into a Gas Meter in Hainesville (Tribune)
  • The Trib Applauds Dowell’s Bike Tax Proposal While the Sun-Times Pans It
  • John Gives His “Fair and Balanced” Take on Bike Licensing to Fox News Chicago
  • A Love Letter to Divvy From a Tribune Writer With the Zeal of a Convert
  • Details on Divvy’s Cold-Weather Plan (DNA)
  • Beale Bashes Proposal to Raise Fines for Parking Infractions (DNA)
  • $2 Billion Gap in I-53 Extension Funding (Transitized)
  • Illinois Tollway Will Spend a Record $1.4 Billion on Construction Next Year (Tribune)
  • Frustrated by Chicago Bureaucracy, Pedal Pub Ponders a Move to Evanston (DNA)
  • Checking Out Street Conditions at North and Sedgewick (BWLP)
  • Green Machine Pushes Utility Cycling, Hosts Cargo Bike Roll Call Sunday (DNA)

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After Improved Ventra Performance, CTA Almost Ready to Complete Switch (Tribune) Proposal for Uptown Entertainment District Includes Bike & Ped Improvements (DNA) Western Bridge Demolished for Bloomingdale Trail (Sun-Times, DNA, The 606) Poor Transit Funding Causes Maintenance Backlogs, Hinders Expansion (Tribune) Green Line Delayed after Man Found Dead on Tracks (Tribune) SUV Driver Dies in […]

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CDOT Rejects Foster Avenue Road Diet Proposal (DNA) Illinois Transportation Secretary Says State Road Funding Is Insufficient (Tribune) CTA Emails Survey to Riders About Their Seating Preferences (Tribune, Tattler) Winnnetka NIMBYs Oppose Creating Bike Routes on Their Streets (Tribune) Police Believe Report of Ranting Rider That Delayed Blue Line Was Unfounded (DNA) 3 Injured in […]

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City Won’t Refund Tickets From 2.9-Second Yellows, Reps Voice Support for Cams (Tribune) Chicago-Detroit High-Speed Rail Would Make 10 Trips a Day at 110 MPH (Free Press) Graffiti Artists Who Vandalized Purple Train Cars Facing Felony Charges (Tribune) Maldonado Transfers Land He Owned by 606 to Wife, Wants to Build Houses There (DNA) Car Crash […]

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CTA Orders Cubic to Immediately Address Ventra Problems (Tribune, NBC) Aldermen Beale and Fioretti Call for Hearing on Ventra Snafus (Sun-Times, CBS) Shocking Sun-Times Exposé: Loop BRT Will Require Relocating Water Mains Active Trans Launches a Petition Against Dowell’s Proposed Bike Tax A Non-Cyclist Who Loves Bikes Skewers the Licensing Proposal (Gapers Block) Bigger Railroad […]

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Metra, Other Agenices, Will Likely Be Fined for Missing Positive Train Control Deadline (Tribune) Blankenhorn: Rauner Wants to Spend “Billions” on Infra & Transpo (Other Than Transit) (Herald) Parking Concerns Are One Reason SW Side Residents Oppose Riot Fest (DNA) Woman Who Was “Relentless Crusader for Animal Welfare” Killed in Rte. 120 Crash (Tribune) Construction […]

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Tons of CTA Construction Projects Going on this Fall (RedEye) Man Killed in Humboldt Park is 4th Person Fatally Struck on North This Year (DNA) Driver Kills Pedestrian in Southwest-Surburban Rockdale (Sun-Times) Should Metra Be Doing More to Prevent Suicides? (Tribune) Opinion: Milwaukee’s Bublr Bikes Are a Better Deal Than Chicago’s Divvy (Tribune) Plan Commission […]