Today’s Headlines for Friday, December 4

RTA Chief Dillard: Investment in Transit Are Key to the Region’s Future (Sun-Times)

How Much Do Safety Infrastructure Improvements Cost? (DNA)

Rauner & State Dems Reach Deal to Release Gas Tax Revenue to Municipalities (Tribune)

Man Dies After Running After CTA Bus, Cause of Death Not Yet Known (Tribune)

MADD Endorses Law Allowing DUI Offenders to Drive With Breath-Lock Ignition (IL News Network)

Letter: Revenue From Traffic Cams Should Be Used to Address Pension Crisis (Tribune)

What Effect Will More Than 1K New Units Have on Logan Square’s Future? (DNA)

Accusations of Fraud in Signature Collecting Kill Plan for Jeff Park SSA (DNA)

Developments Planned Near ‘L’ Stations in West Loop, Clybourn Corridor (CRED)

More Tech Companies Are Moving to Goose Island (Curbed)

Chicagoland Gas Prices Have Fallen to About $2 a Gallon (Tribune)

Uber & Lyft Will Offer Free Rides After Huge Wrigleyville Bar Crawls (DNA)

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“Transit Future” Campaign Calls for New Revenue for Public Transportation (Tribune) Metra Will Hire Chief Audit Officer as Safeguard Against Corruption (Tribune) 450 Non-Union Metra Employees Will Get Raises (Sun-Times) Rahm Intros Ordinance Letting Aldermen Opt Out of Free Sundays (Tribune, DNA) New Cubs Remote Lot Angers North Center Residents (DNA) Chicago Ridge Woman Dies […]

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, November 4

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Illinois Owes Local Governments $181 M in Fuel Tax Revenue (Herald) Emanuel: Ride-Share Companies Will Get Access to Airports Within 2 Weeks (Tribune) Jeff Park Master Plan May Call for More TOD, Walkable Business District (DNA) A Roughly Equal Percentage of Rich & Poor People Bike to Work in Chicago (Chicago Mag) Active Trans Launches […]

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Metra Ex-CEO Clifford Implicates 2 Board Members in Patronage Complaint (Tribune) About 10% of South Red Line Riders Have Stopped Riding CTA (Tribune, Sun-Times) Sustainable Englewood Wants Neighborhood to Benefit From Rail Yard Expansion (DNA) Cyclists Speak Out for South Side Facilities, Protected Lanes at IDOT Bike Meeting (DNA) Cabbies Gripe About Initiative to Encourage […]