Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 1

  • CTA Hosting Meeting With North Red Line Neighbors to Discuss Transit TIF (DNA)
  • Residents Dispute Claim That Longmeadow Parkway Would Benefit Environment (Herald)
  • Neighbor Videos Drivers Ignoring Stop Signs as Argument Against Manor Greenway (DNA)
  • Police Officers Blame Divvy Bikes for Loitering at Troubled Englewood Corner (Tribune)
  • CTA Offering Free Rides for CPS Students on 1st Day of School (ABC)
  • “Luxury” Ride-Sharing App Doesn’t Go any Further South Than Roosevelt (DNA)
  • Lunatics Go Swimming in the Calumet River to Raise Money for Cal-Sag Trail (MPC)
  • Opening Reception for “Windy City in Motion” Exhibit at Union Station on 9/13

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