Today’s Headlines for Thursday, February 2

  • Metra Riders React to Yesterday’s Fare Hike (ABC)
  • CTA Bus Camera Captures Image of Suspect in Attack on Rider (ABC)
  • Video: Driver Smashes Into Parked Car in Pilsen, Flees the Scene (DNA)
  • Ald. King, Who Endorsed 31st St. Beach Parking Lot Expansion, Is up for Reelection (Active Trans)
  • Albany Park’s Bikes N’ Roses Education Center Is Thriving Thanks to City Funding (Medill)
  • Mixed-Use With 265 Units, 243 Spaces Planned Near CTA, Metra stops in Oak Park (Curbed)
  • Remembering the Horrific 1977 ‘L’ Crash That Killed 11 People, Injured 160 (Tribune)
  • Here’s What the Block by the Logan Stop Looked Like in 1910, Before Streets Were Paved (DNA)

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State Lawmakers Overturn Quinn’s Veto of Interstate Speed Limit Hike (Tribune) CTA Plans Tours of Vacant Station Storefronts to Attract Businesses (DNA) Is the Finkl Site Redevelopment an Opportunity to Extend The 606 East? (Curbed) 11-Year-Old Boy Lost Leg in Blue Island Metra Crash (ABC) Driver Crashes Into Arlington Heights Home (Tribune) Concrete Already Falling […]

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CTA/CDOT to Push for 4.5-Mile, Center-Running BRT Route With Lane Removal on Ashland (WBEZ) Woman Charged With DUI After Crash Kills Two People Changing Tire on SW Side (Tribune, ABC, FOX) CTA Ridership Up 2.4% Overall, 4.2% on Trains (CTA Tattler) Companies Are Psyched About Potential Partnerships for Red and Purple Line Construction (Tribune) Study […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, June 2

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Active Trans Comes Out Against Metra Plan to Cut Service on Electric Line Judge Orders Claypool, Staff to Testify in CTA Whistleblower Case (WTTW) Is Chicago’s Cab Industry on the Verge of Collapse? (ABC) Current Efforts to Prevent Dooring Crashes Aren’t Working (Kevenides) Michael Reese Site To Become Housing, Hotel, Tech Space; Developer Picked (DNA) […]