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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