Today’s headlines for Tuesday, November 29

  • Bail Set at $40K for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Phillip Levato Jr. (DNA)
  • Transit TIF Ordinance Passes in Committee, Full Council Votes Tomorrow (Tribune)
  • IDOT: Plans to Add Toll Lanes on I-55 Going Well, I-290 Also Under Consideration (Crain’s)
  • Suburban Leaders Weigh In on Trump’s Infrastructure Proposal (Herald)
  • 752 New Meters Will Be Used to Offset City’s $12M Annual Debt to Concessionaire (DNA)
  • West Loop Petition Calls for Height Limits, More Parking in Developments (Curbed)
  • Logan Mega Mall Will Be Demolished 12/5 to Make Room for Car-Centric Development (Curbed)
  • After Low Voter Participation, Arena Calls Off Next Year’s 45th Ward PB Process (DNA)
  • Police Crack Down on a Safety Menace: Cyclists Crossing Street With Walk Signal (DNA)
  • Why the LAB Recognized Schaumburg as a Bike-Friendly Community (Herald)
  • Divvy Offers Discounts This Week, Launches #HOLIDIVVY Photo Contest (Tribune)

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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, May 30

Hit-and-Run Driver Killed Pedestrian in Gage Park This Morning (Tribune) 5 Injured After Police Chase Leads to Crash in Humboldt Park (CBS) 2 Police Officers Injured in Crash During Pursuit in Woodlawn (ABC) As Black Population Plunges, Whites Flock to Neighborhoods Near Downtown (Sun-Times) Developer Is Hosting Series of Open Houses for Proposed Pilsen Development […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 30

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 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 […]

Today’s Headlines

Development With 426 Parking Spaces Proposed for Logan Mega Mall Site (Curbed) Alderman Arena Discusses Jeff Park P-Street Proposal (DNA) RedEye Takes a Tour of the Bloomingdale Trail Barrington Hills NIMBYs Continue to Freak Out Over Bike Lane Plan (Herald) Fagel Gets Judge to Nix 2 Red Light Tickets But Loses 3 Speeding Tickets (Expired […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 6

How Transit Future Could Help Make the Ashland BRT Line a Reality (Active Trans) Oak Park Approves an Anti-TOD Project With 428 Parking Spaces Next to the Green Line (Tribune) Anti-TOD Tower a Block from Chicago Brown/Purple Stop Would Have 58 Units, 105 Spaces (Curbed) Man Dies After Being Struck by Two Different Trucks in […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 8

IDOT’s Multiyear Transportation Plan Is Disappointingly Car-Focused (Active Trans) Planning & Development Hosts Meeting to Discuss Future of N. Branch Corridor (Curbed) $8.4 Million Ped Bridge Would Be Built as Part of a Bus Service Expansion on I-90 (Tribune) Woman Killed in 4-Car Pileup After Driver Blows Red Light in Avondale (Tribune) Metra Blames Amtrak […]