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    • IDOT Coordinating Purchase of At Least 35 High-Speed Locomotives (Tribune)
    • CDOT Says Building Protected Lanes on Milwaukee is a "Top Priority" for Spring (DNA)
    • CTA to Hold Job Fair for 700 Customer Service Positions (Tattler)
    • Family Members From Three Generations Killed in Head-On Crash in Sycamore (Tribune)
    • Woman Killed in Brighton Park Hit-and-Run; Driver Apprehended (Tribune)
    • Road Rage Leads to Shooting, Car Crash in Jefferson Park (Tribune, DNA)
    • Lawyer for Ditka Sons' DUI Cases  Cited for Driving on Suspended License (Tribune)
    • 26 Percent of Forest Preserve Users Arrive Via Walking, Biking or Transit (Active Trans)
    • The Pros and Cons of Telecommuting (MPC)
    • Blogger Creates Super Mario Bro Map of Chicago 'L' (Chicagoist)

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We are all in an underperforming Chicagoland transit network. But some of us are looking at the Star:Line.

According to Star:Line Chicago, "The 2034sight Plan is an ambitious — and achievable — ten-year framework to lay the groundwork to modernize Chicagoland’s existing local passenger rail system."

July 19, 2024

A semi driver fatally struck a person walking on Lower Wacker Drive. Did a locked gate contribute to the crash?

The victim may have been walking in the street because a gate limiting pedestrian access on the south side of Wacker was locked at the time.

July 19, 2024

This is Grand! CDOT cuts ribbon on new protected bike lanes on a key West Side diagonal street

The project also has lots of other nifty Complete Streets features, like raised crosswalks, bus islands, and the conversion of a dangerous slip lane to a new plaza.

July 18, 2024
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