Today’s Headlines for Monday, April 10

  • “Park at Wrigley” Plaza, Surge Parking Rates Debut at Tonight’s Cubs Home Opener (DNA)
  • Nearly $60K Raised for Bridgeport DJ Injured by Driver as His Condition Worsens (DNA)
  • Ask Your State Senator to Support the HB1784 Bicycle Safety Bill (Ride Illinois)
  • Metra Eliminating Cash-Only Kiosks by April 30 (DNA)
  • NWU Will Offer CTA Passes for Students Involved in Civic Activities (Daily Northwestern)
  • Reilly Vetoes Plan for 60-Story Tower Near Chicago Red Line Stop (Curbed)
  • Jeff Park Residents File Lawsuit Against Development Near Transit Center (DNA)
  • 25 Years Later, Steinberg Remembers the Great Chicago Loop Flood (Sun-Times)
  • Tribune Readers Weigh in on the Best and Worst CTA Stations
  • Registration Is Open for the Transport Chicago Conference on Friday, June 9

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IDOT Chief Anne Schneider Resigns After Accusations of Patronage (Tribune) As of Today, CTA & Pace Are Only Accepting Ventra (Tribune, Sun-Times) New Mezzanine Opens at Clark/Division Stop (RedEye) Coyote Tower Project Creates Unsafe Biking Conditions; CDOT Suggests Walking Bikes (DNA) CTA Proposes TSP, Fewer Stops to Speed Up #66 Chicago Bus (Red Eye) After […]

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Preckwinkle Announces $35 Million in Suburban Roadwork (Tribune) CDOT Wrapping Up Wells Street Bridge Work (Tattler) CTA Seeking General Contractor for $203 Million Wilson Station Rehab (DNA) Ruling Will Keep Diesel Fumes From Old Post Office Out of Union Station (Tribune) Metra to Look Into Combining Wi-Fi Cards With Monthly Rail Passes (Sun-Times) Wider Sidewalks, […]

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CDOT Announces 61 Miles of Arterial Streets to Be Repaved This Year What Motivates Mayoral Candidates to Glad-Hand at CTA Stations? (Tribune) Some Metra Commuters Say Fare Hike Will Cause Them to Take CTA Instead (Sun-Times) Several People Injured In Pileup Involving Pace Bus in Geneva (Tribune) Yesterday’s Brown Line Switching Problems Wreaked Havoc on […]