Today’s Headlines

  • CTA Board Approves $400M in Borrowing for Red/Purple Grant Matching Funds (Sun-Times)
  • Tribune Editorial Board Member: Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Is an Illusion
  • 2 Hurt After SUV Driver T-Bones Semi in Skokie and the Truck Falls on Its Side (CBS)
  • Active Trans E-Newsletter Provides Updates on Regional Transportation Projects
  • Evanston, Aurora, Schaumburg, DeKalb, Carbondale Win Awards From Bike League
  • New Renderings of the Centrum Development, Next to The 606’s Milwaukee Entrance (Curbed)
  • CTA Gifts Rolls Out a New Toy Holiday Train, ‘L’-Inspired Kids’ Backpacks
  • Hearing on 41st Ward Participatory Budgeting Process 6 PM Tonight at Taft High (DNA)
  • Community Input Meeting on the Paseo Plan 8 PM Tonight at La Catrina In Pilsen (DNA)

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Active Trans Is Surveying Suburban Candidates on Their Positions on Transpo Issues CTA Board Plans to Extend 31st Street Bus Pilot by 6 More Months (Tribune) Semi Driver Fatally Struck Pedestrian Who Fell From Sidewalk in Aurora (Sun-Times) Metra Seeks Bid for Next Phase of UP-North Bridge Project (RailwayAge) Could Old City Fleet HQ Be Converted […]

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Tunney Is Pushing for Neighborhood Greenway on School Street (DNA) Kelly Will Stop Using Position on CTA Pension Board to Solicit Donations (Tribune) Chicago Business Owners Endorse PBLs in New National Report (Active Trans) Debunking Myths About Bus Rapid Transit (City Notes) Alcohol a Factor in Fatal Crash on I-80 Near Joliet (Tribune) Police Will […]

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Clybourn Bike Lane Would Be City’s First PBL With Curbs (DNA) Bike Commuter Challenge Winners Include Art Institute, CMAP, CTA, Orbitz, SRAM (Active Trans) Park District Buys Bikes For Use On The Job (DNA) CTA Wants To Create U.S. Jobs With Bids For New Rail Cars (Biz Journal) Pets Aboard Metra? Advisory Board Weighs In […]

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Hearing 6 pm Tonight at CTA HQ on Ventra Fare System (Tribune) Wells Bridge Reopens to CTA Trains (Tribune, DNA) DUI Crackdown in Deering Police District (DNA) Man Killed After SUV Rams His Car on I-57 in Washington Heights (Tribune) Pace Bus Rider Killed in Canaryville After Driver Reportedly Swerves to Miss Pedestrian (Tribune, DNA) […]

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Editorial: Suburbs Are Too Lenient With DUIs, Which Can Lead to Tragedy (Tribune) Scholarship Created to Honor Fallen Cyclist Jacob Bass; Family Investigating Crash (DNA) CTA Plans to Upgrade Orange Line With Series 7000 Rail Cars (RedEye) Evanstonians Surveyed About Their Interest in Extending Purple Express Hours (RedEye) Metra Announces UP West Construction Will Cause […]

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New Retail Complex at CTA Garage Site Will Include 366 Car Spots, 50 Bike Spaces (DNA) Man Fatally Struck While Walking on Section of Golf Road With No Sidewalks (Tribune) Off-Duty Waukegan Police Officer Killed in Single-Car Crash (Tribune) 4 Kids Hurt When SUV Driver Hits Horse-Drawn Carriage; No Charges Filed (Tribune) After Montrose Beach […]