Today’s Headlines

  • Metra to Give Away 14,000 Free Tickets (Tribune)
  • Community Leaders Concerned About Red Line Closure Bring Crime to Green Line (Sun-Times)
  • Man Who Crashes Car Drunk at 142 MPH in Naperville Gets No Jail Time (Tribune)
  • South Chicago Crash Kills One, Injures Two (Tribune)
  • Stuck Snowplow Blocks Trains on Metra’s Union Pacific-West Line (Tribune)
  • Oak Park Applies for $250K in CMAQ Grants for Bike Projects (
  • State Senator Proposes Using Denver Boots on Cars Belonging to Debt Scofflaws (Sun-Times)
  • Walter Jacobson Unclear on the BRT Concept (CBS)
  • Alderman Rey Colon Loves and Hates Chicago’s “Dibs” Parking Spot Tradition (DNA)
  • Bike 20 Miles Through Slush in a Designer Dress and Four-Inch Heels? No Problem (LGRAB)

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