9th Ward alderman Anthony Beale isn’t too fond of paying for pedestrian infrastructure in his Southeast Side district (activists in the Riverdale community area have been lobbying him to fund a sidewalk on 130th for years), but he sure likes complaining about red light cameras. Beale, who chairs the City Council’s Transportation Committee, has been […]
“Surge Pricing” Planned for Streets Near Wrigley, Could Come to Other Locations (Tribune) Alderman Beale Says New Red Light Camera Charges Don’t Go Far Enough (Sun-Times) Burnett to Taliaferro: “You’re a Chump” if CDOT Installs Cams Against Your Will (Tribune) Chainlink Members Discuss the Tribune Investigation of “Biking While Black” Enforcement Waguespack: Dozens of Crossing […]
Chicago Area Leads the Nation in Population Loss, Sees 2nd Drop in 2 Years (Tribune) Trump Budget Would Gut Chicago Transit Funding (Crain’s) More Than 40 Suburban Candidate Filled Out Active Trans Questionnaire on Transportation Next City Looks at Chicago’s “Biking While Black” Enforcement Issue Police Are Warning Ride-Share Users to Beware of Fake Drivers […]
Dozens of transit projects across the nation -- as well as walking and biking projects that count on funds from the TIGER program -- are under threat unless Congress scraps the hardline budget outline proposed by the White House. Transportation for America is urging people to contact their representatives and oppose the cuts.