Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 21

  • Hit-and-Run Driver Killed Phillip Levato, 23, Early Sunday Morning at Chicago/LaSalle (WGN)
  • After Critically Injuring Passenger in Evanston, Driver Tries to Flee Crash Scene (Tribune)
  • Young Girl Injured After Driver Ignores “Stop for Pedestrians” Sign in Andersonville (Vimeo)
  • Alderman Brookins Hospitalized for a Week After “Freak” Bike Crash on Cal-Sag Trail (Sun-Times)
  • After Noah Katz’s Death, Sposato Prioritizes Traffic Flow Over Preventing More Tragedies (DNA)
  • Speed Bumps Will Help Keep Motorcyclists From Doing Doughnuts Near Soldier Field (DNA)
  • Blue Nativity: Woman Gives Birth to Baby Girl on LaSalle Station Platform (CBS)
  • RTA Chair Kirk Dillard Speaks Before City Club of Chicago Today at 12:30
  • Meeting Tonight on Plan to Create an 8-Mile “Walking Museum” in Portage Park (Nadig)
  • 11/30 Application Deadline to Present at Transportion Research Forum at UIC 4/20-21
  • 12/6 SUMC Webinar: Building an Equitable Transportation System With Shared Mobility

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, February 3

Metra Puts Out an RFP for the Design & Production of 367 New Rail Cars (Tribune) LAZ Executive Charged With Steering Parking Contract to a Company for Kickbacks (Sun-Times) Motorist Fatally Strikes 69-Year-Old Woman at Diversey and Broadway (Tribune) Would-Be Robbers Follow Woman Onto Green Line Train, Punch Her in the Face (DNA) Driver Who […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 30

Cyclist Loses Foot After Being Hit by Turning Truck Driver at Roosevelt/Wood (ABC) After Driver Strikes N. Chicago Boy, Trashing His Bike, Police Buy Him a New One (Tribune) Hoboken Crash Puts Pressure on Metra to Implement Positive Train Control (CBS) Signal Problems Make Logan Traffic Circle More Dangerous Than Ever (Chicagoist) DNA: Taxi Use Down 23 […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, October 12

Chicago Fire Lt. Danny Carbol, 56, Dies After Evergreen Park Bike Crash (DNA) Male Pedestrian, 80, Fatally Struck by Driver in Joliet (Patch) West-Suburban Teens Complete Green Line Wheels Earn-a-Bike Program (Active Trans) Armitage Between Kedzie & Hamlin Is a Mess Right Now, Will Be Repaved Soon (DNA) Undeterred Sanders Booster Holds 1-Woman Rallies on […]

Today’s Headlines

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) […]

Today’s Headlines

Driver Fatally Strikes 12-Year-Old Boy in Elgin (Tribune) Man Who Killed Musician in Wrong-Way Crash on I-290 Charged With DUI (Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run SUV Driver Seriously Injures Crossing Guard in West Pullman (ABC) Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Passenger (DNA) Motorist Falls Into Chicago River Following Crash on Congress Parkway Bridge (Tribune) DUI Strike […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, June 12

City Announces More Than 150 PlayStreets Block Party Events to Get Kids Moving (Public Health) Slow Roll, Active Trans, CCC Ask Cyclists to Take “2 Wheels, 1 City” Pledge for Bike Equity In the Wake of Fatal Michigan Ave, Bus Crash, CTA Plans to Overhaul Driver Training (Tribune) 1 Dead, 2 Critically Injured in Single-Car […]