Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, July 5

  • AAIM Study: Chicago DUI Arrests Have Dropped 50% Over Last Decade (DNA)
  • Teen Fatally Struck by Driver in South-Suburban Blue Island (ABC)
  • After Divvy Fatality, Bike Lawyers Discuss Danger of “Right-Hook” Crashes (Freeman, Keating)
  • Videos Show How Martha Gonzalez, Fatally Struck in 2009, Was Killed by CTA Bus Driver (Gazette)
  • Officer Provided 1st Aid to Cyclist Who Was Bleeding Profusely After Being Doored (Tribune)
  • Irizarry: Friends of the Parks Probably Won’t Fight the Obama Library (DNA)
  • Now That Lucas Museum Is Off the Table, How About Extending Lakefront in Evanston? (Curbed)
  • Contruction Means No Inbound Station From Irving Park Blue Stop for Much of July (DNA)
  • Active TransKids on Wheels Program Finishes Its Third Season
  • Lincoln Centre Building & Its Elevated Tennis Courts Are Coming Down for TOD (DNA)
  • Video: Footage From the Earliest Days of the CTA (DNA)
  • 10 Years Ago, No Everybody Was Happy With Having a Pink CTA Line (Chicagoist)

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