Today’s Headlines for Monday, January 16

  • Grants for Chicago Infrastructure Will Be Harder to Come By Without Obama (Crain’s)
  • Rail Union Rejects Agreement on CTA Jobs Program for Ex-Offenders (Tribune)
  • 5 Suffer Non-Life-Threatening Injuries After Driver Crashes Into Barbershop, Flees (CBS)
  • Police Conducted a DUI Crackdown in the Chicago Lawn District Last Weekend (DNA)
  • After a Delay, Montrose Green TOD Project Is Back on Track (Crain’s)
  • Winter Biking Is on the Rise In Chicagoland (Tribune)
  • A Dog Day on the CTA: Red Line Rerouted Due to Canine on the Tracks (CBS)
  • Public Meeting on Proposed TOD at 3647 N. Southport Tonight 7 PM at Mercury Theater
  • Burke Gets a Temporary Reprieve From His Chilly Fate: “Bike the Ice” Moved Back to 1/27

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More Coverage of Active Trans‘ Car-Free Streets Proposal (Sun-Times, ABC, NBC, DNA) Build Good Public Spaces and People Will Use Them (Transitized) CTA Will Bring Back Train-Cleaning Jobs Program for Ex-Offenders (Tribune) Metra Riders Sound Off About Delays at Naperville Forum (Tribune) Aging Equipment Is to Blame for Many Metra Delays (Crain’s) Metra Has a […]

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CTA Not Reaching Its Target for Reducing Bus Bunching (RedEye) Cancellations, But Metra Running “Considerably Better” Today (Tribune, Sun-Times) In Wake of Inspector General’s Report, CDOT to Fix Potholes 7 Days a Week (DNA) Aldermen Calling for Better Plowing of Side Streets (Sun-Times, Expired Meter) Aurora Man Charged With DUI in September Death of Woman […]

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6-Week Closure of Blue Line’s California Stop Starts Today (Tribune) Amtrak asks Feds to Investigate IL Passenger Rail Delays Caused by CN Trains (Crain’s) Police: 2 Suspects Injured in Crash After Driver Tried to Run Over an Officer (RedEye) Chicago Developers Are Making Good Use of the New TOD Ordinance (Architect’s Newspaper) What You Can […]

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Blue Line Service Back to Normal; No Evidence of Criminal Activity in Crash (Tribune, Sun-Times) Metra, South Shore Trains Moving After Delay Due to Suspicious Package (CBS) City Removing Red Light Cameras From 18 Intersections (DNA, Expired Meter) Hit-and-Run Drivers Injure 2 Pedestrians on Fullerton in Separate Crashes (DNA) Candidate Make Pitches to Cook County […]

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More Metra Trouble: Deputy CEO Placed on Administrative Leave (Crain’s) Speed Cameras Installed by Horner Park (DNA) Green Line Shutdown for Cermak Work Rescheduled for Next Week (CTA) Amtrak Train Delayed Six Hours by Flat Spot on Wheel (Tribune) Problems With Ventra Transit Benefit Program (RedEye) How Are Bike Lanes Perceived in African-American Neighborhoods? (People […]