Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 26

  • Cyclist Killed at Addison/Damen — 3rd Fatal Flatbed/Bike Crash This Year (DNA)
  • Speeding Driver Injures 2 Pedestrians Near Clybourn/Sheffield, Flees the Scene (ABC)
  • Keeshuna Patterson, 11, Is Struggling to Recover After Being Struck on Sidewalk (NBC)
  • Ghost Bike Memorial Planned for Fallen Cyclist Chuyuan Qiu (The Chainlink)
  • Man Injured by Truck Driver While biking in 2014 Wins $75K Settlement (Keating)
  • Bombardier Files Formal Protest Against CTA Awarding Contract to Chinese Company (Crain’s)
  • Uptown TOD Would Include 33 Units, Zero Parking (Curbed)
  • 3rd Divvy Station Installed in Six Corners, 4th Shelved Due to Budget Issues (DNA)
  • DNA Meeting Report Included Zero Quotes From Folks Who Support Manor Diverter Test
  • WBEZ Checks in With CDOT & Working Bikes About Abandoned Bike Removal, Recycling
  • Dave Savini Looks at the Blocked Bike Lane Issue Tuesday at 10 PM (CBS)

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  • david vartanoff

    Bombardier would do better to deliver current contracts in a timely and acceptable quality manner.

  • Chicagoan

    How will the Chicago Tribune report on this latest fatality?

    Yet another pathetic op-ed blaming the cyclist community, I think.


Today’s Headlines for Friday, August 26

Prosecutors: Man Who Murdered Teen Wanted Revenge After Car Crash (Sun-Times) Security Guard Helps Apprehend Hit-and-Run Driver Who Struck Cyclist in Loop (ABC) In the Wake of Recent Deaths, Active Trans’ Jim Merrell Discusses Bike Safety Issues (WTTW) DUI Crackdown Planned for Far Northwest Side This Weekend (DNA) Op-Ed: Oak Park Should Follow Through With Implementing […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, October 27

66 Arrested for Blocking King Drive During Protest of Police Chiefs Conference (Tribune) Emanuel Proposes Additional $0.02 Fee for Uber, Using Revenue to Cut Costs for Cabbies (Tribune) Driver Fatally Strikes Bike Rider in West Humboldt Park (DNA) After Cyclist Was Injured at Fullerton/Halsted/Lincoln, DNA Looks at Safety Issues Keating: Driver Who Struck Cyclist in […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 2

The New Northerly Island — Including a Sweet Bike Trail Loop — Opens Friday (Tribune) Deep Tunnel Project Completed After 40 Years, Will Address Flooding on South Side (Tribune) Emanuel Won’t Rule Out a New Tax on Ride-Sharing (RedEye) Police: Driver Killed After He Veered Into Oncoming Traffic, Striking CTA Bus (Tribune) Lisle Village Clerk […]

Today’s Headlines

Police: Cyclist Killed in Brown Line Train Crash While Trying to Cross Tracks (Tribune) Power Outage Caused Blue Line Delays Yesterday (DNA) Overly Wide Lane Widths on Kedzie Encourage Speeding (BWLS) DUI Stings in Rogers Park This Weekend (DNA) Active Trans Helps Funston School Launch Safe Route Program Andersonville May Be Getting DIY Bike Repair […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, December 22

“Lake Front Bike Path is a Disaster”: Emails Reveal Backstory of $12M Griffin Donation (Tribune) Tribune Praises Trail Separation Plan, Calls for Converting Soldier Field Lot to Green Space CDOT Commissioner Scheinfeld Discusses Upcoming Infrastructure Projects (WTTW) Emanuel Cuts Ribbon on 1st Completed Section of $222M Cargo Handling Facility at O’Hare (DNA) 4 Hurt After […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, August 23

UPS Driver Killed 78-Year-Old Woman at Peterson/Central Park (WGN) Active Trans Will Highlight Need for Vision Zero With Stories About Crashes Active Trans Launches E-Newsletters Focusing on Different Parts of City & Region Sometimes CTA & Metra Delays Are Caused By Issues Beyond the Agencies’ Control (RedEye) New Bike Lanes Coming to Polk, Plymouth & […]