Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 17

  • Active Trans: Increase Enforcement Without Unfairly Targeting Low-Income Neighborhoods
  • Speakers Discuss Race, Inequality, and Economic Growth at MPC Event
  • 3 Killed, 1 Injured in Eisenhower Expressway Crash (CBS)
  • 12-Year-Old Boy Dies After Crash In Barrington Park (Tribune)
  • 7 Injured After SUV Driver Blows Red Light, Strikes CTA Bus (CBS)
  • Woman Steals Car, Crashes It Into a Garden Wall — 2nd Car/Building Crash This Week (DNA)
  • 3 Projects Planned for River North Block, Including TOD With 149 Units, 20 Spaces (Curbed)
  • Interesting Factoids About the CTA (RedEye)

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