Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 30

  • Laquan McDonald Protests Shut Down the Mag Mile on Black Friday (Tribune)
  • Metra Launching Weekday and Weekend Express Trains on Rock Island Line (Sun-Times)
  • New Equipment Will Help Metra Avoid Frozen Switches This Winter (Sun-Times)
  • Metra Completes Initial Repairs of Homewood Station (Tribune)
  • Man Charged With Aggravated DUI After Altercation Leads to Deadly Crash on the Ryan (Tribune)
  • Driver Critically Injures 3-Year-Old Boy in Park Manor (Tribune)
  • Active Trans Victim Advocate: It’s Difficult to Say Whether the Avalos Verdict Was Just
  • 2 Ex-CTA Workers Pled Guilty to Stealing From Deferred Compensation Program (Sun-Times)
  • How Can Bus Bunching Be Prevented? (Curbed)
  • At Request of Merchants, Metered Sunday Parking Returns to Chinatown (DNA)
  • Heritage Bikes‘ Michael Salvatore Makes Crains‘ “40 Under 40” List
  • Streetsblog Chicago Is Co-Sponsoring Slow Roll Chicago’s Holiday Coat Drive

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New Active Trans Survey in Support of Loop BRT Project Argonne Wins $2.9 Million to Study How Transit Could Be Used to Evacuate City (Sun-Times) Truck Driver Fatally Strikes Teen in Front of New Lennox School (Tribune) 40-Car Pileup on Kennedy Between Ohio & North During Snowstorm, 12 Hospitalized (Tribune) Metra Approves $91 Million Contract […]