Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 19

  • State Troopers Issued 40% Fewer Ticket Last Year Than in 2010, Traffic Deaths Are Rising (SJR)
  • 2 Killed, Including Schoolteacher and Coach, After Driver Runs Stop Sign in Marengo (Tribune)
  • Uber Uses GPS to Monitor Whether Drivers Are Speeding, Drivers Whine about It (Tribune)
  • Next City Looks at the Backlash Against DePaul Study Endorsing “Idaho Stops
  • Number of Taxi Drivers Hits a 10-Year Low, Drop Blamed on Ride-Share (Tribune)
  • Plan Commission Approves TODs in Chinatown, Old Town & Bucktown (Curbed)
  • MarySue Barrett Shares 7 Lessons Learned From 2 Decades of Leading MPC
  • Moreno Proposes Ordinance Allowing Food Trucks to Stay at Same spot for 6 Hours (DNA)
  • Letter Claiming Streets Weren’t Designed for Biking Is, Appropriately, Illustrated With Dinosaurs (Tribune)
  • Tour Guide Plans to Spend the Week in the Pedway (Sleeping Above Ground at the Fairmont) (DNA)
  • Plea Deal Conference Scheduled for 1/26 Cann Case Hearing, Large Turnout Requested (Ride on Bobby)

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  • Kevin M

    Does anyone know the time and location of the Jan. 26 Cann Case hearing?

  • johnaustingreenfield

    10 a.m. at 26th and California; room number hasn’t been announced yet.

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