Today’s Headlines for Thursday, June 4

  • Many Questions Remain About Downtown CTA Bus Crash That Killed 1, Injured 8 (Tribune)
  • Active Trans: Despite Illiana Victory, There Are Still Many Transportation Battles Ahead in Springfield
  • Illinois Tollway’s Chair, Executive Director Stepping Down (Tribune)
  • 4 Injured After SUV Driver Runs Red Light in Park Ridge (Tribune)
  • Metra Electric Trains Delayed by Problems With Overhead Power Lines (Tribune)
  • Expansion of North Branch Trail Delayed Since Lowest Bid Is $2 Million Higher Than Expected (DNA)
  • Red-Eye Looks at Bloomingdale Trail-Related Gentrification Issues
  • Find Your Best Route to the Bloomingdale With New Online Access Finder
  • More Info About Access and Amenities Along the Bloomingdale (RedEye, DNA)
  • There Will Also Be an Opening Party for the Cal-Sag Trail This Saturday (Tribune)
  • It’s Time to Decriminalize Skateboarding in Chicago (Kevenides)
  • New Belgium‘s Clips & Beer Film Fest on Friday at 7:30 in Ekhart Park Benefits The Recyclery

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New Active Trans Survey Asks a Great Question: Where Do You Actually Want Bike Lanes? 2 Years After Bobby Cann‘s Death, Still No Trial Date (Reader) Woman Who Was Fatally Struck 6 Weeks Ago in Chatham Identified by Relatives (Sun-Times) 405-Unit Tower With 1:1 Parking Ratio Going in a 4-Minute Walk From Red Line (DNA) Schmich: […]

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Bloomingdale Opening Delayed Until Mid-2015; Open House Tomorrow (Tribune) New Access Park at Ridgeway Added to Bloomingdale Project (DNA) CDOT Issues RFQ to Study Plans for Logan Square Redesign (DNA) Bobby Cann, Hector Avalos Cases Highlighted in Vice Article on Bike Fatalities How’s the Navy Pier Flyover Coming Along? (Curbed) ‘L’ Stations: The Good, the […]