Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, November 23

  • Transit TIF for the Red/Purple Project Could Go Before Council Next Wednesday (Tribune)
  • I Might Take a Train, a Plane or a Bus: Kansas City Invests in BRT (Active Trans)
  • State Will Crack Down on Holiday Shoppers Who Park in Disabled Spots (Tribune)
  • Wabash Lights Art Installation Launches Crowdfunding for 2-Block Expansion (Curbed)
  • Something to Be Thankful for: Metra Adding Extra Trains This Afternoon (DNA)
  • Metra Will Collect Coats for End of November Drive (Northwest Herald)
  • Oak Park Avenue Reconstruction Completed With Memorial for Buried Remains (DNA)
  • “Pyrrhic Victory” Against Bike-Riding, Squirrel-Hating Alderman Makes National Headlines

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DePaul Report Looks at the Bloomingdale Trail’s Effect on Housing Prices (Tribune, Curbed) Riverwalk Designer Talks About How It Reflects the Zeitgeist of Modern Park Design (Curbed) New Lawsuit Filed Against Red Light Camera Program (Tribune) DNA Looks at the Safe Roads Amendment Ballot Initiative Another Charge for Breaking Into Cars in Metra Parking Lot, This Time […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 30

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Metra, Which Has Seen Recent Assaults on Conductors, Installing Security Cameras (Herald) Plano Man Charged With Crashing Car While Drunk, Driving Another Car Back to Party (Tribune) Police Issue Warning About Group of Pickpockets Operating on the O’Hare Branch (Tribune) Pace Discusses Plans for Better Bus Connections to Metra Trains in Naperville (Tribune) East Dundee […]

Today’s Headlines

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Consolidation of Wabash’s Randolph and Washington Stations Delayed by FTA Rules (RedEye) INRIX Study Shows Chicagoland Congestion is Actually Improving (DNA) Illinois Senate Passes 70 MPH Speed Limit (Tribune) “Worries” About BRT on Ashland (RedEye) Chamber Wants to Revitalize Clark Between Diversey and Barry by Calming Traffic (DNA) Rain Garden Planned for Kimball/Milwaukee/Woodard “People Plaza” […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 27

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MPC: Yellow Line Collapse Is a Reminder That IL Needs to Better Fund Transportation (Sun-Times) CTA Gets $750K USDOT Grant to Train Ex-Offenders as Bus Mechanics (CBS) Girl Who Was Born Prematurely After 2005 Metra Crash Gets $4.1 Million Settlement (Tribune) Teen Jumps on Hood of Car to Smash It With Bat, Gets Injured After Driver Speeds […]