Today’s Headlines

  • AP Analysis Finds Patronage Hiring at IDOT (Sun-Times)
  • Metra Hires New Chief for Embattled Police Department (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Flooding Closes Roads in Cook & Lake Counties (Tribune)
  • Active Trans‘ “Bikes on Wheels” Program Loans Trailer Full of Cycles to ‘Burbs
  • Man Strikes Parking Garage Staffer, Drives Away With Victim on His Hood (DNA)
  • Insurance Company Blames Cyclist for Right-Hook Crash (FK Law)
  • Settlement Reached After Cabbie Injures Cyclist Near Michigan/Lake (Keating)
  • Woman Sues City After License Suspended Over $9K in Tickets (Tribune)
  • Voters Pass Up Lawrence Buffered Lanes in 45th Ward PB Election (DNA)
  • CTA Holding Open House on Red Line Extension Tonight at Palmer Park (DNA)
  • BWLP Takes a Look at the Census’ Report on Walking & Biking

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CTA Trains Running on Wells Street Bridge Again (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) Redevelopment of Old Post Office Would Include Robotic Parking Garage (Tribune) CTA Replacing Contracted Security Guards With Customers Assistants (Sun-Times) Blue Line Trains Delayed After Man Electrocuted at Clark and Lake (Tribune) 2 Injured When Motorcycle Crashes Into Police Car in Marquette Park (Tribune) […]

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Ferguson Decision Protesters Take Over Lake Shore Drive (Crain’s) CTA Buying 9 Properties for 95th Street Red Line Renovation (RedEye) Off-Duty Cop Accused of Firing Shots at Officer Who Pulled Him Over for DUI (Sun-Times) 7 Injured After Driver Crashes Into Bus, Building in East Garfield Park (Tribune) Multiple People Hospitalized After 2 Different Crashes […]

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Illinois Supreme Court to Hear Case Challenging Legality of Chicago Red Light Cameras (DNA) Man Fights Plan to Build “The Mistake by the Lake” 1 Foot from His Own Garage (DNA) Transit Agency Leaders Call for Overhaul of Funding System (Tribune) Fitzgerald Says Transit Agencies Need to Train Employees to Avoid Patronage (Sun-Times) 4 Dead, […]