Today’s Headlines for Thursday, May 18

  • Man Charged With Killing Another Man With Bottle Outside Ashland Green Station (Tribune)
  • Chicago Defender Looks at the Issue of Homeless People Sleeping on CTA Trains
  • San Francisco’s Prepaid All-Door Bus Boarding Is a Model for Chicago (Active Trans)
  • A Preview of Summer Construction Projects (WGN)
  • New Bike Lanes Slated for Polk and Loomis in Medical District (DNA)
  • Cyclist Suffered Minor Injuries From Falling Tree on Lakefront Trail (The Chainlink)
  • Active Trans’ Ron Burke Discusses Upcoming North LFT Trail Separation Project, Detour
  • Recovered From Squirrel-Induced Crash, Brookins Proceeds With Anti-Squirrel Agenda (Tribune)
  • Season Opening Party for the Chicago Riverwalk All Day Saturday
  • Active Trans Hosts a Northwest Side Trails Workshop May 25

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  • Carter O’Brien

    On the north LFT work, it’s a good start. I do still think it’s unreal that in a city with a nearly $10,000,000,000 budget (it’s $9.8b) it took a relatively piddling $12 million bucks to finally get the show on the road for our crown jewel (and which is used by well upwards of 50,000 people daily during the summer).