Today’s Headlines for Monday, January 9

  • Thanks Obama: Feds Approve $1.1B Grant for Red & Purple Modernization (Crain’s)
  • $50 Million Garfield Gateway Project to Improve Green Line Station Announced (Sun-Times)
  • Police Shot and Killed a Murder Suspect Aboard a Metra Train in Deerfield (Tribune)
  • DNA looks at Logan Square’s Affordable Housing Issues
  • Anti-TOD With 38 Units, 52 Spaces Proposed Near Chicago Brown Line Stop (Curbed)
  • Local Cyclists Share Tips on Winter Biking (RedEye)
  • Chicago Has a 60-Year-Old Tugboat That’s Still Used for Breaking Up River Ice (DNA)
  • Feeling SAD? Go Check Out the Cheerful Light Installation on the 606 (Chicagoist)
  • Active Trans’ Winter Bike Commuter Challenge Takes Place January 13-27

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  • planetshwoop

    This weekend the Tribe had tons of bike stories. Not especially relevant for biking around town, but nice editorial to cover a staff writer who biked across the country and the 200 year anniversary of the invention of the bicycle in Germany.