Today’s Headlines

  • Other Outlets’ Take on the Loop Pedicab Ban, Likely to Pass Today (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Today’s Votes Also Include Ride-Share Ordinance, Valet Parking Crackdown (RedEye)
  • Reps Unhappy With Block Grant Funds Being Used for Repaving (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • CTA DuPage County Chairman Blames Labor Costs for Financial Woes (Tribune)
  • Man Dies After Being Struck by Teen Driver in Skokie (Tribune)
  • Truck Driver Who Died in Palatine Crash Had Suffered Heart Attack (Tribune)
  • 17 Divvy Stations Coming to South Shore and Hyde Park (DNA)
  • Gravy Train? RedEye Compares the Salaries of Transit Agency Chiefs
  • Park Occupied by Tea Shop Gets Signs Indicating It’s Still a Public Space (DNA)
  • College Students Build Website for 49th Ward PB Election (DNA)
  • Campbell Will Be Pedestrianized for May 3 West Town Bikes Benefit (Tiny Fix)
  • Video: Watch the Bloomingdale Bridge Transplant (DNA)

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Transpo Professionals Respond to Tom Kaeser’s  Anti-BRT Letter (Sun-Times) Metra Board to Interview 4 CEO Candidates, Including Orseno (Sun-Times) Death of Tollway Worker Exposes Weakness in Trucking Regulations (Tribune) SUV Driver Killed Female Pedestrian in East Side Hit-and-Run (Tribune) 2 Injured in North Park Pileup (Sun-Times) Metra Passengers Stranded on UP West Train for 3 […]

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Bicyclist Collapses, Dies After Being Struck by Driver in “Minor” Crash in Niles (Tribune) Missing Senior Found Near Near Crashed Car in West Chicago Ravine (Tribune) Chicago to Pay $2.4 Million to Man Struck by Drunk Worker in City Truck (Tribune, Sun-Times) Bloomingdale Trail Entry Park 567 Opens in Bucktown (DNA) CTA Bus Maintenance Manager […]

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Cuts in State Subsidy of Reduced Fares Will Cost the CTA Millions (Tribune) Cubs Propose Ped Bridge From Red Line to to Wrigley Field (DNA) Emanuel Accuses RTA Board of Being Negligent During Metral Scandal (Sun-Times) Osterman Introduces Ordinance to Pedestrianize Kenmore Near Loyola (DNA) More Divvy  Stations Coming to Wicker Park / Bucktown and […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, March 1

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CTA’s Prez Carter Discusses Bus & Rail Projects, Plans to Buy New Rail Cars (WBBM) Future of Lakeside Development Plan Uncertain After U.S. Steel & McCaffery Part Ways (DNA) No Charges After Driver Fatally Strikes 59-Year-Old Woman in Glendale Heights (Tribune) Senior Fatally Struck in Harwood Heights, 5 Blocks E. of Where Man Was Killed Days […]

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Transit Taskforce Releases Report Calling for a Single Transit Agency (Tribune, Crain’s) Taskforce Links Mike Madigan to Patronage Hires at Metra (Sun-Times) Editorial: Transit Job Patronage Must Be Eliminated Before Funding Is Increased (Tribune) The CTA Has Been Having an April Fool’s Year (RedEye) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Schaumburg Crash (Tribune) Driver Who Critically […]

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CDOT Clerk Stashes $750K in “Office of Emergency Management Cleaning” Account (CBS) Oberman: To Fight Metra Patronage, Keep Log of 3rd Party Job Referrals (Sun-Times) RTA Approves $250K for Study of TOD, New Amenities for Rosemont Station (RedEye) IDOT Plans to Repave Sections of LSD, I-55 (Tribune) Man Killed When His Own SUV Rolls Over […]