Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, March 14

  • Black and Latino Communities Have Disproportionately Longer Commute Times (MPC)
  • 7 Injured, 1 Critically, as Some 35 Drivers Crash on the Kennedy Expressway (Tribune)
  • The New York Times Checks Out the Bloomingdale Trail, La Villita Park
  • RTA Chair: To Keep Our Transit System Safe, We Need More Investment (Sun-Times)
  • Metra Wants Rider Input on Fare Options (Sun-Times)
  • Wilson Stop’s Elevator Could Open in Early Fall, Months Earlier Than Planned (DNA)
  • New Personal Injury Firm Specializes in Ride-Share-Related Cases (Tribune)
  • Download Thank You Cards for Workers for Upcoming Transit Appreciation Day (RTA)
  • City Plans to Use Riverside Face of the Merchandise Mart as a Projection Screen (Curbed)
  • Meeting to Discuss Lakefront Trail Separation 3/22, 4-7 PM in Lincoln Park (Active Trans)

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Today’s Headlines

Flooding leads to closures on Edens, Kenedy and Ike, Transit Delays (Tribune, Sun-Times) Sinkhole in South Deering Swallows 3 Cars During Downpour (Sun-Times) RTA Concerned About Spike In Free Ride Permits for Disabled Riders (Tribune) Don’t Call It a Trail: APA Attendees Tour Bloomingdale “Linear Park” (DNA) BRT Design Contest Includes Stations in Loop, Pilsen […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 31

Active Trans: Voice Support for Safer Streets & More Transit at This Week’s Budget Hearings CDOT Begins Installing Loop Link Bus Shelters (Curbed) RTA Chair: Raise the Gas Tax to Better Fund Transit (Sun-Times) As Long as Yellow Line Is Down, CTA Will Keep on Truckin’ Rail Cars to Repair Center (Tribune) Developer Is Suing Over […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, September 1

After CEO Pleaded Guilty to Bribery, City Is Suing RedFlex for More Than $300 Million (CBS) RTA Chief: Yes, Chicago Area’s Roads Are Congested, & Better Transit Is the Solution (Tribune) Chicagoland Gas Prices Dropped 29 Cents in the Past Week (Sun-Times) Editorial: Feds Should Help Ensure We Don’t Have Another Local Refinery Breakdown (Sun-Times) […]

Today’s Headlines

Coalition Pushes for a More Ped-, Bike- and Transit-Friendly LSD (Active Trans, CBS) Ethics Panel to Investigate Madigan Patronage Allegations (Tribune) Bill Daley Calls for Abolishing the RTA, a “Bureaucratic Frankenstein” (Journal-Register) The RTA Ain’t Pretty But It Is Necessary (Sun-Times) Who Gets to Appoint the Local Transit Board Members? (Sun-Times) Driver, 89, Dies After […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 24

Sun-Times Claims Ashland BRT is Dead, “For Good Reason,” Endorses O’Hare Express Boondoggle RTA Hopes It Will Receive a Funding Bump, Rather Than a Cut, in the Coming Year (CBS) Ex-CTA Chief Financial Officer Is Joining Claypool at Chicago Public Schools (Tribune) Man Dies After Single-Car Crash in Lincoln Square (Sun-Times) 7 Injured After CTA Bus […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 19, 2016

Bicycling Magazine Names Chicago #1 Bike-Friendly City in Semi-Annual Contest (Tribune) Comparing the Argyle Shared Street to Actual Asian Shared Streets (Transitized) Some People Don’t Want Diverter Trial, Starting Today, if it Means More Car Traffic Elsewhere (Sun-Times) Whose Idea Was the Diverter? DNAinfo Shares the Facts North Branch Trail Extension’s First Section Will Open Wednesday (Tribune) […]