Today’s Headlines

  • Loganites Grouse That Bike-Riding Hipsters Will Steal Their Car Parking Spots (DNA)
  • City Towed Over 200 Cars on First Day of Overnight Parking Ban (Tribune)
  • Pedestrian Injury Leads to Metra Electric District Delays (NBC)
  • Driver Rear-Ends CTA Bus in Austin; Several People Injured (Fox)
  • Resident of Underpass Where City Built Anti-Homeless Structures Posts Online Plea (DNA)
  • Active Trans Gives a Shout-Out to Illinois’ 2014 LAB Bike Friendly Communities
  • Ice Ice Baby: Lakefront Trail Closed at Oak Street Due to Slippery Conditions (Fox)
  • RedEye Looks at the Sales Numbers for CTA-Themed Gifts
  • City-Smart Coyotes Have Learned to Look Both Ways Before Crossing Streets (DNA)

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  • Save Our Boulevards may want to rethink their name which abbreviates to “sob” ;-)

  • Some people think it’s appropriate that they refer to themselves as SOBs.

  • duppie

    They also may want to rethink their writing style. Unless they are deliberately going for Grumpy Old Guy.

  • JKM13

    Guard Our Boulevards?

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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, September 13

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Aldermen Approve Plan to Correct “Procedural Errors” With Red Light Tickets (Sun-Times) Bridgeport Alliance Releases Video on the Struggle to Win 31st Street Bus Pilot (DNA) RTA-Funded Study Suggests Evanston Could Relax Parking Requirements at TODs (Tribune) The Tribune Looks at the Argyle Shared Street’s Learning Curve Kamin Looks at Riverline Development’s Potential to Boost Riverfront […]

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60 People Turn Out for CTA Info Session on BRT (Sun-Times) Due to City/Suburban Rift, RTA Misses Deadline to Issue Budget Goals (Tribune) NIMBYs Gripe About Pizzeria’s Proposal to Convert Car Spaces to Sidewalk Seating (DNA) CTA Layoffs Due to Ventra Part of Trend Towards Mechanization of Jobs (Muckrakers) “Red Light Doctor” Doing His Part […]

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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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Metra Will Allow Bikes on Early-Morning Inbound Trains, Abolish Blackout Days (Tribune) Despite $8.1 Million Renovation, O’Hare Line’s Damen Stop Won’t Be ADA Accessible (DNA) Active Trans Launches Petition Drive To Show Support for Evanston Bike Plan Park Ridge Metra Station House May Close If City Doesn’t Sign New Lease (Tribune) Why Do Some People […]

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Transportation Officials Discuss Big Plans for Union Station (Sun-Times) Active Trans Shares a State Transportation Platform With Gubernatorial Candidates Ventra Records Used as Evidence to Charge Man With 3 Sexual Assaults on CTA (Fox) Private Company Offering Service from Chicago to Madison on Vintage Rail Cars (Travel Pulse) 7 Injured After CTA Bus Driver Crashes […]

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Rahm Announces Parking Settlement (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) Could the Parking Renegotiation Makes Things Worse? (DNA, Expired Meter) CTA Construction Will Torment Riders With “Circles of ‘L'” (RedEye) Wells Bridge Work Running Slightly Ahead of Schedule (Tribune) Monday’s CTA Commute Slowed by Congestion in State Street Subway (Tribune) Wicker Park Adds 40 New Branded Bike Racks […]