Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 8

  • 4 Car Occupants Killed After Driver Collides With CTA Bus on 2600 Block of Madison (Tribune)
  • Convicted Sex Offender Gets 15 Years for Assaulting Child on CTA Bus (Tribune)
  • Driver Charged With Felony Hit-and-Run After Critically Injuring Senior in Grand Crossing (CBS)
  • Jury Awards Woman $6M for Injuries Sustained in 2014 Derailment at O’Hare (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Crashes Into Bella Notte in West Town, Nearly Striking 7-Year-Old Girl (Tribune)
  • Hinz: Is the $203 Million Wilson Station Rehab Project Worth the Expense? (Crain’s)
  • Open Thread: What Would You Change About the Obama Library Plan? (Curbed)
  • MPC Hosts “Getting Smarter on Transportation” Roundtable Today 12-1:30 at 140 S, Dearborn
  • Sun-Times Reporter Mick Dumke Discusses Secret Police Data 6:30 Tonight at ChiHackNight
  • Bike Rally for Kids on The 606 With Safety Demos, Bike Decorating on 5/13, 10-1

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, March 6

Opinion: After 5 Years, Rahm’s Infrastructure Trust Has Accomplished Very Little (BGA) Anti-Bike & BRT Troll John McCarron Also Opposes O’Hare Express Train Plan (Tribune) Man Stabbed in Ankle on Blue Line Train Near Jeff Park Station (Tribune) CTA Has Paid for 400 Cam Tickets Racked Up by Bus Drivers Over Last Two Years (Sun-Times) […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 3

1 Pedestrian Dead, 8 People Injured After CTA Bus Driver Runs Red Light on Michigan (Tribune) Man Fatally Struck by Hit-and Run Driver in Englewood (DNA) 3 Police Officers Injured in Austin Car Crash (Tribune) Emanuel Proposes Transit, Walking, Bike Improvements for Obama Library Site (Tribune) IDOT Spending $133 Million to Rebuild Ramps & Bridges Between […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 24

Witnesses: Man Was Riding Bike on Blue Line Tracks Before He Was Electrocuted (Tribune) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Crash in Hubbard’s Cave on the Kennedy Expressway (Tribune) Toddler Injured by Driver in Hoffman Estates, Days After Young Girl Was Fatally Struck (Sun-Times) Mundelein Trustee Refuses to Step Down After DUI Charges, Pressure From Mayor (Tribune) […]

Today’s Headlines

CTA Faces $10.1 Million Deficit; Claypool Vows No Fare Hikes or Service Cuts (Tribune) CTA to Fix Slow Zones on Blue Line Between Logan Square and Damen (DNA) Another Metra Board Member Asked to Step Down Due to Residency Issues (Tribune) Claypool: Unlike Metra, CTA is Accountable to Voters (Sun-Times) Driver Who Fatally Struck Tibetan […]

Today’s Headlines

Toddler Killed in CTA Bus Crash in South Shore (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA Says It Has Doubled the Number of Vets on Staff Since 2010 (DNA) Some CTA Board Members Rarely, or Never, Ride the CTA (RedEye) Cab Driver Dies After Striking Median in Bronzeville (Tribune) Kamin: Despite Bike Gains, Chicago Still Has Low Mode Share, […]

Today’s Headlines

Fare For O’Hare Workers Temporarily Waived Until New CTA Cards Arrive (Tribune) Study Finds Chicago Police Getting More Aggressive About Busting DUIs (DNA) State Lawmakers to Hold Hearing on Metra CEO’s Golden Parachute (Tribune) Monteno Man Dies After Driving Car Into a Ditch (Tribune) Elderly Driver Drags Cyclist 20 Feet Under Car in Rolling Meadows […]