Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 18

  • Country Transportation Plan Pushes Better Funding for Walking & Biking (Tribune, DNA, ATA)
  • Active Trans Looks at Pace’s Pan for Pulse Rapid Bus Service From Evanston to O’Hare
  • Carter Says He’s Open to Tweaking 31st St. Bus Pilot to Help Ensure Success (Sun-Times)
  • Man, 53, Struck & Injured While Biking Across Metra Tracks in Morton Grove (Tribune)
  • Second Memorial Ride for Fallen Courier Blaine Klingenberg Held in Bakersfield, CA (ABC)
  • Bike Advocate: Police Ignore Threats to Cyclists on the South Side (Chainlink)
  • Tribune Looks at the Growth of Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing in Chicago
  • Wabash Is Closing Between Madison & Monroe for ‘L’ Station Construction (DNA)
  • South Chicago Velodrome Is in Danger of Closing Again Due to Insurance Requirements
  • Who Were Those Terrific Singers on the Chicago Avenue Bus? (DNA)
  • Lawrence Jaunt Bike Ride Series Kicks Off Thursday 7/21 With Ride to Argyle Night Market
  • Active Trans’ Kickstand Classic Fun Race & Fundraiser Happens 9/25 in Bartlett, IL

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, March 26

CNT: 1/3 of Off-Street Parking Spots at Chicago Apartments Building Are Unused (Tribune) Active Trans Ponders the Potential Benefits & Downsides of Driverless Cars IL Policy Institute Argues Against Mandating Chauffeur’s Licenses for Ride-Share Drivers Police: Shooter Fleeing Chatham Murder Scene Struck Woman With Car (Tribune) Hit-and-Run Driver Injures Pedestrian in Chicago Lawn (DNA) RTA’s […]

Today’s Headlines

Mayor Lauds 22 Percent Drop in CTA Crime, But Ridership Is Also Down (RedEye) Chicago Mag Ponders Chicago’s Transpo Future, With Input From Streetsblog RedEye Takes a Look a the Lake Shore Drive Planning Process Work Underway to Make North Avenue in Austin and Oak Park Safer for Peds (Active Trans) Why Does Citi Bike […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, November 25

Activists Arrested for Blocking Traffic During Laquan McDonald Shooting Protest (Tribune) On 25th Anniversary of ADA, Disability Advocates Say Chicago Still Has Work to Do (Active Trans) Both Uber & Lyft Are Now Allowed to Service Airports, McCormick Place (Tribune) The Itinerant Urbanist Looks at CTA Bus Route Efficiency Issues Blue Island Wins $1.6 Million […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, March 7

CDOT Moves to Eliminate Dangerous Slip Lane at Grace/Halsted, Drivers Freak Out ( Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Tribune Looks at the Trend Towards Concrete-Protected Bike Lanes John McCarron: We Should Have Done a Downtown Circulator Bus Instead of Loop Link (Tribune) Henry English, Head of Black United Fund, Dead Following Car Crash (Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run Driver […]

Today’s Headlines

Driver Arrested in Fatal Tinley Park Hit-and-Run (Tribune) This is Grand: Blue Line Station’s Ridership Rose 12 Percent Last Year (Tribune) Lawyer Proposes Donating Bike Racks “as an Alternative” to Ghost Bikes (Tribune) Bike Chicago Fest Is Next Week (DNA) Active Trans Is OK With Electric Bikes (Tribune) The Maggie Daley Park Construction Detour (LGRAB) […]