Today’s Headlines for Friday, January 22

  • FBI: John Bills Received More Than $18K in Lavish Perks From RedFlex (Tribune)
  • Alderman: Council Approved the Block 37 Rail Boondoggle to Avoid Angering Daley (Reader)
  • Switching Problems Near Clark/Lake Caused Major Delays on CTA Yesterday (Sun-Times)
  • Worker Injured After Falling From Ladder in Subway Near North/Clybourn (Tribune)
  • Algonquin Village Board Votes Unanimously to Shut Down Red Light Program (NW Herald)
  • Uber Operating New Operations Facility Near North Ave. & the Kennedy (Crain’s)
  • Wicker Park Committee Will Vote on 200-Unit TOD Near Division Stop (DNA)
  • Bike Lane Ticketing Hotspots in Wicker Park, Logan & Humboldt (DNA)
  • Checking Out Construction on the Next Phase of the Riverwalk (Curbed)
  • You Can Now Tour the Chicago River Via Google Street View (DNA)
  • DNA Updates the Pedway Map With New Retail Establishments
  • Hearing in Cann Case on 1/26  (Per Active Trans, New Start Time Is 11:30am) (The Chainlink)

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  • Mike McCune

    I had to swerve around a SUV parked in the bike lane on Dearborn street
    again this morning. The good thing is that it had a ticket on the front
    windshield.

  • Anne A

    It didn’t really get news coverage, but Metra Rock Island service had a major snafu yesterday. All afternoon and evening, service was seriously disrupted by a freight derailment near 123rd and Vincennes. It really made me appreciate having the red line and 95th St. bus as a Plan B option.

  • simple

    The Reader article linked shows a posting date of April 15, 2014. Not exactly “Today’s Headlines” for Friday, January 22, 2016