Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 1

  • Proposal to Widen the Ike With Tolled Lanes Would Be a Waste of Money (Active Trans)
  • Politicians Are Pushing for Car Access to O’Hare From the West (Crain’s)
  • DNA Looks at Active Trans’ “Speeding Up Chicago’s Buses” Campaign
  • Incumbent Sophia King Easily Wins 4th Ward Aldermanic Election (DNA)
  • Curbed Looks at Milwaukee Avenue’s Transit-Oriented Development Boom
  • Mechanical Problems, “Extensive Delays” on Metra’s Rock Island District (CBS)
  • Medill: Millennials Who Prefer Cycing to Transit Are Contributing to Chicago’s Bike Boom
  • A CTA-Friendly Guide to Where to Get Ashes for Ash Wednesday (DNA)
  • Gallery: Check Out SRAM’s Incredibly Bike-Friendly Offices (Tribune)

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, December 16

16 Laquan McDonald Protesters Arrested for Staging a Die-In on Congress Parkway (Tribune) Anti-Displacement Protest Held by New Development Site by The 606 (DNA) 46-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Elgin (Tribune) Active Trans: Chicago’s Low Transit Score Ranking Show Better Funding Is Needed The DePaulia Looks at Efforts to Get More Bike Lanes Installed on […]

Today’s Headlines

Chicago’s Ride-Share Ordinance Passes (Sun-Times, DNA) Police: Thefts of Electronic Gadgets on CTA Are Down 36% (RedEye) Divvy Experimenting With “Valet Service” at Busy Stations (RedEye) Pothole Repairs & Damage Claims Are at Record Levels (Expired Meter) West Town Merchants Recruited for Bike-Friendly Business Program (DNA) John Kass Turns Pedestrian Safety Advocate (Tribune) Reilly Introduces […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, December 6

Transit Advocates: Trump Infra Plan Could Fund Downtown Rail Expansion (Crain’s) Chicago to Host Global Forum on Urban Waterfront Development (Curbed) Truck Driver Fatally Struck Man, 59, on 100 Block of West Congress Last Week (DNA) Motorist Seriously Injured Man, 43, in Naperville Early Sunday Morning (Sun-Times) Parts of Green, Pink Line Closed as Man […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, August 10

City Will Propose Transit TIF to Secure $600M for Red-Purple Modernization (Tribune) State Budget Mess Means Metra Will Have to Delay Purchase of 357 Rail Cars (Tribune) Chainlink Member Aims to Provide Links to Reports on Every U.S. Bike Fatality Homicide Charge After Driver Rear-Ends Motorcycle Carrying Girlfriend (Sun-Times) Injury of Worker Temporarily Shuts Down […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 21

Active Trans Heralds Chicago’s #1 Ranking in Bicycling Magazine Why Won’t the Tribune Run Active Trans Letter Debunking Their Latest Anti-Bike Op-Ed? Go Bronzeville’s Ronnie Harris Discusses Efforts to Improve Ped Safety With WBEZ CTA Plans to Have Security Guard With Dog Patrol Red Line’s Belmont Stop (DNA) Renting a Car in Chicago Involves Extra […]