Today’s Headlines for Thursday, January 18

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Chicagoland to Get $25.6 Million to Build Off-Street Trails (Tribune, Daily Herald) Claypool Says Public-Private Partnership Will Be Part of the Funding for Red Line Extension (Sun-Times) Freedman Seating to Provide Chairs for 300 to 450 new CTA Buses (RedEye, NBC) Homer Glenn to Widen 159th But Wants It Walkable And Bike-Friendly (Southtown) Illinois Appellate […]

Today’s Headlines

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Active Trans Notes That City Won’t Meet 100-Mile PBL Goal, Calls for More Advanced Bikeways South Red Line Sees First Ridership Growth Since Last Year’s Rehab (RedEye) Quinn Says He “Wasn’t Happy” About IDOT Hiring Schneider’s Stepdaughter (Tribune) DePaul Study: Metra Needs to Start Providing Wi-Fi Service (Tribune) Man Crashes Pickup Into House in Huntley, […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 17

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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 […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 18

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Country Transportation Plan Pushes Better Funding for Walking & Biking (Tribune, DNA, ATA) Active Trans Looks at Pace’s Pan for Pulse Rapid Bus Service From Evanston to O’Hare Carter Says He’s Open to Tweaking 31st St. Bus Pilot to Help Ensure Success (Sun-Times) Man, 53, Struck & Injured While Biking Across Metra Tracks in Morton […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, May 22

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New Petition From Active Trans Urges Lawmakers Not to Pass “Roads-Only” Capital Bill Bike Police Try to Pull Over Stop Sign-Running Driver Who Then Hit a Bike and Kept Driving (DNA) Active Trans Launches Petition Asking NICTD to Allow Bike Trail to Cross South Shore Tracks State-to-Clark Portion of Riverwalk Opening Today With Bike, Kayak […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 9

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Opinion: Think Cyclists Are Jerks? Everyone on the Street’s a Jerk (CBS2) Budget Hearing 1: Far South Side Aldermen Want Divvy (DNA) Number of New Workers in Chicago Equaled the Growth in People Using Active Transportation (MPC) Budget Hearing 2: Ald. Reilly Doubts CDOT-Active Trans Partnership While Others Defend It (DNA) Ald. Reilly Proposes Traffic Cams to […]