Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, July 21

  • Arena Uses His Car to Blockade CDOT Project to Close Stretch of Wilson in Jeff Park (DNA)
  • Construction Begins on Argyle Shared Street (Tribune)
  • Critics: Metra’s Mobile App Leaves Behind Seniors, Low-Income Residents (Tribune)
  • Opinion: Ride-Sharing Apps Help Prevent Racial Profiling by Cab Drivers (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Fatally Strikes Woman in Tinley Park, Flees the Scene (Tribune)
  • Woman Charged With Assault After Road Rage Leads to Confrontation in Parking Lot (DNA)
  • Huge Truss Bridge in Hegewisch Designed to Ease Congestion Via Grade Separation (DNA)
  • Take MPC’s Great Rivers Survey to Show Your Support for Better Bike/Ped Access (Active Trans)
  • Konkol Gets a Parking Ticket Even Though He Paid Via Mobile App (DNA)
  • Man Faces Charges After Being Caught on Camera Stealing Bike from Wilmette CTA Station (Patch)
  • Everyday Cycles Opens in Evanston, With a Focus on Family & Practical Cycling (Tribune)
  • Check Out the Award-Winning “Design a Divvy” Entries (CDOT)

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  • JeffParkNIMBY

    If only Arena could park his car and stop them from repaving Milwaukee with no safety improvements, instead of putting it on a road diet with multiple safety improvements.

  • Pat

    I think the top link might have been pasted wrong.

  • ohsweetnothing

    Ugh, I tried…but I think I’m officially burnt out on Konkol. Anything valid he has to add to a conversation is so rapidly burned up by the ill will towards…everything??

  • Matt F

    that was the first Konkol article I read that made me smile afterwards.

  • ohsweetnothing

    haha damn it. I have to read it now.