Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, August 17

  • More Coverage of the Lisa Kuivinen Bike Fatality Case (DNA, CBSABCKeating Law)
  • Manslaughter, DUI Charges for Driver Who Ran Red in Chicago Heights (Tribune)
  • Foxx: Metra, Other Systems Shouldn’t Delay Installing Pricey Safety System (Tribune)
  • Chicago Urban League Report on Segregation Discusses Transportation Inequality (ATA)
  • Police: Robbers Targeting 87th Street Bus Riders (ABC)
  • MPC Releasing Unified Vision Plan for Chicago’s 3 Rivers Today
  • Damaged Red Line Track Leaves Passengers Stranded Underground, Causes Delays (DNA)
  • New Uptown Survey Will “Help Guide Bike-Friendly Investments” (DNA)
  • UberPool Offering Rides for $3.12 Within the Central City This Week (Chicagoist)
  • Italian High Speed Company Rep Speaks at MWHSRA Lunch September 16
  • Illinois Bike Summit Takes Place September 19 in Bloomington-Normal

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