Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, March 7

  • AAA Illinois Urges State Legislators to Vote No on Bill to Raise Highway Speed Limits
  • 18-Year-Old Woman Killed, 2 Others Injured, in Barrington Heights Crash (CBS)
  • To Reduce Ped Fatalities “Wake Up to the Reality… Outside [Your] Windshield” (Tribune)
  • Next City Looks at the Wicker Park / Bucktown Master Plan Update
  • Naperville Bike Ride Promotes Cycling as a Strategy to Aid Addiction Recovery (Herald)
  • Will the New Target Store at the “Punkin’ TOD” Hurt or Help Small Businesses? (DNA)
  • Rolla, Missouri, Looks to Divvy as a Best Practice for Bike-Share (RDN)
  • CTA Releases Cool Vintage Photos to Celebrate Its 70th Birthday (Time Out)

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  • Pat

    Re: The Reality Outside Your Windshield

    This is why Cornell needs a major redesign or complete elimination. I watched a man wait in the crosswalk to get to the Midway while 20-25 cars passed by him, completely oblivious. Six lanes of fast moving traffic have no place in our parks.

  • R.A. Stewart

    I was confused at first by the headline as presented here. An article calling for drivers to take some responsibility? In the Tribune? But of course it’s not the Trib itself, but the Lake County News-Sun. Commendable change from the usual anti-pedestrian, anti-bike, anti-transit, anti-anything-but-cars bias, in any case.


Today’s Headlines

Loganites Grouse That Bike-Riding Hipsters Will Steal Their Car Parking Spots (DNA) City Towed Over 200 Cars on First Day of Overnight Parking Ban (Tribune) Pedestrian Injury Leads to Metra Electric District Delays (NBC) Driver Rear-Ends CTA Bus in Austin; Several People Injured (Fox) Resident of Underpass Where City Built Anti-Homeless Structures Posts Online Plea […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 5

Design Firm Proposes Turning Alleys Into Pedestrian & Retail Space (DNA) Man Who Crashed at 79-90 mph, Got 30 Months Probation, Is Suing Police (Tribune) Uber Runs Full-Page Ad Back by 17 Groups Opposing New Regulations on Ride-Share Loop Gas Explosion Forces Multiple CTA Reroutes (Chicagoist) Chicagoist Looks at the Big Marsh Bike Park Access Issue […]

Today’s Headlines

New Speed Cams at Legion and Welles Parks, Morgan Park High (CDOT) Streets & San Chief: Instead of “Dibs,” Help Your Neighbors Shovel (DNA) Bike Riders (Including Steven) Call for Better Plowing of Bike Lanes (DNA) Divvy Still on Hiatus While City Digs Out From Snowstorm (Sun-Times, DNA) 64 Vehicles Were Towed on NYE for […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, September 13

Aldermen Approve Plan to Correct “Procedural Errors” With Red Light Tickets (Sun-Times) Bridgeport Alliance Releases Video on the Struggle to Win 31st Street Bus Pilot (DNA) RTA-Funded Study Suggests Evanston Could Relax Parking Requirements at TODs (Tribune) The Tribune Looks at the Argyle Shared Street’s Learning Curve Kamin Looks at Riverline Development’s Potential to Boost Riverfront […]

Today’s Headlines

CTA Won’t Pay Cubic Until Ventra Problems Fixed, Delays Switchover (Tribune, Sun-Times) Divvy Gets Federal Funding for 75 More Stations, for a total of 475 (Sun-Times) 1 Killed, 5 Injured in 3 Separate Dan Ryan Crashes (DNA) Dispatcher Suspended for Mishandling 911 Call From Driver Who Drowned (Tribune) Western/Belmont Overpass Won’t Be Coming Down Until […]

Today’s Headlines

What the Trib, Sun-Times & Active Trans Wrote About Appointed CDOT Commish Scheinfeld Billboard Companies Are in the Running for Contract to Activate City Plazas (Tribune) CTA: Union Won’t Save Rail Jobs for Ex-Cons, So We’re Moving Them to Buses (Tribune, CBS) Privately Contracted Enforcement Aids Help Increase Parking Ticket Revenue (DNA) A Look Back […]