Hertz: A Proposal for Making Transit Work Better on the South Side (SSW) Man Stabbed in the head on Red Line Near Sox/35th Station (ABC) CTA Says Lincoln Bus Pilot May Be Canceled Due to Low Ridership (DNA) Inspector General’s Office Calls for Abolishing Ward Menu Funding Program (Tribune) Plan Commission Approved 250-Unit, 173-Space Tower […]
33-Year-Old Man Shot to Death on the Garfield Red Line Platform (Sun-Times) Naperville Mayor: Police “Could’ve Done Better” Than Wait 3 Days to Reveal Fatal Death (Tribune) Driver Charged With Leaving the Scene of Fatal South Holland Motorcycle Crash (CBS) Crain’s: Claypool Cried Wolf About Doomsday Scenarios at CTA, Now He’s Doing It at CPS […]
Active Trans Has Been Meeting With Congressional Reps Asking Them to Fight Trump Budget Naperville Police Wait 3 Days to Tell Media About Officer-Involved Crash That Killed Senior (Tribune) Arrest Made After Sexual Assault on the Lakefront Trail at 35th Street (Tribune) Police Say They Plan to Write More Traffic Tickets in Response to Jeff […]
Editorial: Tougher Penalties Needed for Distracted Driving (Tribune) Jack Burris, 66, Fatally Struck by Police Officer Remembered as “All-Around Great Guy” (ABC) WLPN Director Logan Bay Loses Half a Leg After Driver Pins Him to His Car (Reader, DNA) DNA Looks at the City’s Vision Zero Efforts to Reduce Pedestrian Fatalities Amara C. Eniya: MPC Report […]
Did Officers Give Special Treatment to Allegedly Drunk Cop Who Struck Pedestrian? (Tribune) Sun-Times Victim-Blames Critically Injured Cyclist for “Wearing Dark, Non-Reflective Clothing” Proposal for “Low-Line” Public Space Discussed at Community Meeting (Tribune) “Tierra Linda,” 12 Affordable Housing Units Near 606, Gets Construction Permits (Curbed) Reilly Calls for Banning Musicians on Michigan, State Except for Lunch […]
A Chicago Tribune investigation indicates that police are much more likely to ticket people in African-American communities for bike infractions than they are to issue citations to lawbreaking cyclists in mostly white areas. This isn't just illegal and unjust. It also discourages cycling in black neighborhoods.
Moreno, Maldonado Propose New Fees for Demolition, Deconversion Along The 606 (Tribune) Sun-Times: CTA’s New VP of Legislative Affairs Was Recently Sanctioned by Ethics Board 1 Dead, 2 Injured in Lake Shore Drive Rollover Crash (Tribune) Fleet of 50 Cycles Purchased for Glenview Bike Education Classes (CBS) 180 Rental Units, 84 Parking Spots Planned Near […]