Today’s headlines for Friday, November 18

  • Driver Fatally Struck Melanie Setterbo, 37, on Naperville Sidewalk — No Charges Yet (Tribune)
  • Ben Joravsky Discusses Whether All of the RPM Project Features Are Needed (ChiGov)
  • Fullerton Avenue Streetscape Will Include Decorative Crosswalks, Bioswales (DNA)
  • CTA, Metra Plan Extra Service for Mag Miles Festival of Lights (Sun-Times)
  • Second Lane Opens on Western as Overpass Removal Project Progresses (DNA)
  • Never Mind the 70-Degree Weather, the CTA Holiday Train Rolls Out Sunday (NBC)
  • Instead of Shopping on 11/25, #OptOutside With Big Marsh‘s Inaugural Cyclocross Race

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