Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 7

  • State Legislation Passes a Budget, Paving the Way for Addressing Transportation Issues (Sun-Times)
  • First Section of Lakefront Trail Separation Between 31st and 41st Opens Today (Tribune)
  • Drivers Often Fail to Stop for Pedestrians When They See Flashing Yellow Beacons at Crosswalks (Tribune)
  • Should Cyclists Avoid Pulling Up to the Right of Drivers Who Are About to Turn Right? (The Chainlink)
  • New West Loop Parking Ban Aimed at Thwarting “Day Trippers” Should Be in Effect Soon (DNA)
  • Quincy Station Is One Step Closer to Official Landmark Status (Curbed)
  • New Elgin Road Race on 7/15 Honors Fallen Cyclist Dennis Jurs (Herald)
  • 7/15 Event With Biking, Kayaking, Paddleboarding for People With Disabilities at the IN Dunes (Access Miller)
  • 9/9 Bike Ride Honors Fallen Cyclist & Actress Molly Glynn, Raises Money for Theater Community Relief Fund

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Today’s Headlines

Ferguson Decision Protesters Take Over Lake Shore Drive (Crain’s) CTA Buying 9 Properties for 95th Street Red Line Renovation (RedEye) Off-Duty Cop Accused of Firing Shots at Officer Who Pulled Him Over for DUI (Sun-Times) 7 Injured After Driver Crashes Into Bus, Building in East Garfield Park (Tribune) Multiple People Hospitalized After 2 Different Crashes […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, June 21

No Charges for Driver Who Struck & Killed Teen Who Was Mowing Lawn (Tribune) Unlicensed Teen Drives Car Into Norridge IHOP, Injuring 7 (Tribune) Letter: Widow of a Fallen Cyclist Responds to Katz’s Blaine Klingenberg Op-Ed (Tribune) TV Star Allegedly Punched Other Driver After Crash on Taylor Street (Tribune) Witnessing a Seizure Episode on the […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 25

Active Trans‘ Clear the Way Campaign Encourages Reporting Sidewalk & Bikeway Obstructions There Will Be a Parade Tonight at 5 PM on Argyle to Mark Opening of Shared Street (DNA) Driver Fatally Struck Boeing VP Pamela French, 55, While She Biked in Hinsdale (Tribune) Prosecutors: Teen Intentionally Ran Over Father 3 Times With Car, Killing Him […]

Today’s Headlines

Train Driver in O’Hare Crash Had Fallen Asleep at Controls Before (Tribune) CDOT Proposes Road Diet, Protected Bike Lanes for Stony Island (DNA) Ex-Metra CEO Clifford May Become Santa Cruz Transit Chief (Tribune, NBC) Driver Killed Pedestrian This Morning in Dunning (ABC) A Pedestrian Was Fatally Struck in Austin Last Week (Tribune) Driver Who Killed […]

Today’s Headlines

Hilkevitch Gets a Few Facts Wrong, Blames PBLs for Congestion (Tribune) Study Found PBLs Less Popular With Drivers in Chicago Than in Other Cities (Chicago) SUV Driver Kills Taxi Driver on Jane Addams Tollway (Tribune) 3 Kids, 2 Adults Injured in Brainerd Crash (Tribune) Garbage Truck Driver Injures Cyclist in Left-Hook Crash in Lakeview (Keating) […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, June 15

3rd Section of Riverwalk Extension, The River Theater, Opened Friday (Sun-Times) CDOT Plans to Set Up Green Wave for Cyclists on Wells in River North This Week (RedEye) New CTA Chief Dorval Carter Wants to Move Forward With Belmont Flyover, Ashland BRT (Tribune) Op-Ed by Gas Station Lobbyist: Don’t Raise the State Gasoline Tax (Sun-Times) Driver […]