Today’s Headlines for Friday, May 12

  • Number of Car Occupants Killed This Year Has Jumped 79 Percent This Year (DNA)
  • Trucker Fatally Struck Male Pedestrian on Irving Park Near O’Hare (Tribune)
  • Police Search for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Injured Man, 28, in West Elsdon (CBS)
  • Hertz Appears on Chicago Newsroom Discussing Ideas to Improve South Side Transit
  • DNA: Maldonado, Who Wants Fees for Development by 606, Made $300K Selling Land by Trail
  • Developer of Delayed Portage Park Mall With 275 Spots: Project Is Moving Forward (DNA)
  • 208 Hybrid Articulated Buses Will Be Overhauled Under $54M Plan (DNA)
  • 185-Room Hotel Planned Near Obama Presidential Library Site (Crain’s)
  • CDOT Is Currently Restriping Elston Bike Lanes From Diversey to Addison (The Chainlink)
  • What Are the Worst Streets for Biking in Chicago? (The Chainlink)
  • Chicago Reader Reviews the New Jane Jacobs Doc, Premiering Tonight at Siskel Center
  • Chicago Loop Alliance’s “Activate” Alley Parties Return 6/15 in Sullivan Alley

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  • Kevin M

    Its *Siskel*, and the doc film is of Jane *Jacobs*.


Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 6

Police: 3 Officers Injured, 1 Seriously, After Struggling With Person at Crash Scene (Tribune) Tower Near Roosevelt Stop With 280 Units, 143 Spaces Gets Permits (Curbed) Work on Albany Park Storm Water Diversion Tunnel Begins This Month (DNA) An Aerial View of the Largest Railroad Switching Terminal in the U.S. (DNA) Reilly Proposes Removing Trump’s Honorary […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 18

LSNA Calls for Property Tax Controls to Help Keep The 606 From Displacing Residents (DNA) 294 Killed in Illinois Crashes So Far This Year, 15 More Than This Time  in 2014 (Tribune) CTA Contract Worker Electrocuted While Doing Work on Brown Line Tracks (Tribune) 2 Women Injured, 1 Critically, in Elgin Right-Angle Crash (Sun-Times) Activists Hold “Black Lives […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 16

How Can We Build Support for Properly Funding Transportation Infrastructure? (Tribune) Bridgeport Alliance: 31st St. Bus With No Morning Rush Service Won’t Draw Riders (DNA) The 606, TOD Blamed as Factors in Exodus of Latinos From Logan Square (DNA) Mitchell: Ride-Share Rules Would Make It Harder for Black People to Get Jobs, Rides (Sun-Times) Muggers […]

Today’s Headlines

Illinois Traffic Deaths Are Up 9% This Year, Compared to 14% Nationally (WYGM) Active Trans Releases Report on Creating Complete Streets Policies in Illinois Communities Police Arrest Man Who Had Been Evading DUI Charges for 8 Years (Sun-Times) Police: Teens Have Been Robbing Bike Riders Near Garfield Park (NBC) Advocates Help Restore Access to Busse […]

Headlines for Monday, August 15

Spike in IL Traffic Fatalities Coincides With Raising of Speed Limits on Rural Interstates (SJR) Law Center: Plan for Highway Near Lockport Would Unfairly Impact Minorities (Tribune) Chicago Is a Leader in Creating Walkable New Construction (Curbed) New Section of Elston Bypass With Curb-Protected Bike Lanes to Open Tuesday (DNA) Emanuel’s Former Chief of Staff Going […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 26

Cyclist Killed at Addison/Damen — 3rd Fatal Flatbed/Bike Crash This Year (DNA) Speeding Driver Injures 2 Pedestrians Near Clybourn/Sheffield, Flees the Scene (ABC) Keeshuna Patterson, 11, Is Struggling to Recover After Being Struck on Sidewalk (NBC) Ghost Bike Memorial Planned for Fallen Cyclist Chuyuan Qiu (The Chainlink) Man Injured by Truck Driver While biking in 2014 Wins […]