Today’s Headlines

  • Consolidation of Wabash’s Randolph and Washington Stations Delayed by FTA Rules (RedEye)
  • INRIX Study Shows Chicagoland Congestion is Actually Improving (DNA)
  • Illinois Senate Passes 70 MPH Speed Limit (Tribune)
  • “Worries” About BRT on Ashland (RedEye)
  • Chamber Wants to Revitalize Clark Between Diversey and Barry by Calming Traffic (DNA)
  • Rain Garden Planned for Kimball/Milwaukee/Woodard “People Plaza” (DNA)
  • Department of Labor Orders Metra to Pay $38K to Safety Whistleblower (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • Trains Delayed on Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line Due to Manpower Problems (Tribune)
  • Fare Dispute in Highland Park Delays Inbound Metra Train (DNA)
  • 10th Edition of ‘El Stories” Transit Tales Review Departs Every Saturday (Tattler)

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Eric Garner Decision Protestors Briefly Take Over Michigan, LSD (Sun-Times, RedEye) MPC Part of Coalition Calling for Long-Term Federal Transportation Funding Applying Vision Zero Principals in Chicago Will Reduce Pedestrian Fatalities (Active Trans) Boy Who Lost Leg in Metra Crash Ducked Under Lowered Gate (Tribune) IDOT Blocks 2 Lanes of Kennedy During A.M. Rush to Remove […]

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Active Trans Launches Petition to Support Transit Future Funding Campaign Red Line Trains Rerouted to Elevated Tracks After Smoke Detected at Grand (NBC) Emanuel Proposes 2 Different Categories of Ride-Share Licenses (Sun-Times) Aldermen Push Ordinance to Regulate E-Bikes (DNA) Metra Will Hold Next Board Meeting in Wheaton (Tribune) Driver Critically Injures Pedestrian in East Garfield […]

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Claypool Pooh-Poohs Proposal to Combine Transit Agencies Under One Board (Sun-Times) How’s the Red Line Running? (RedEye, DNA) Signal Problems Briefly Stop Red Line Service at 63rd (Tribune) Emanuel Calls for Higher Fines for Parking Infractions, Car Towing (Tribune) Couple Killed in Glenview Garbage Crash Owned Korean Restaurant in Chicago (KoreAm) Metra Trains Running After […]

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Metra Releases Hundreds of Index Cards With Job Referrals by Politicians (RedEye) Alderman Beale Opposed to Extending Red Line South on Halsted (Sun-Times) Chicago Parking Meters Stands to Make More Money Off Pay-By-Phone (Tribune) Van Driver Runs Light at Madison/Ashland, Injuring 12 Bus Riders (DNA) Cyclists Injured When Driver Blew Wicker Park 4-Way Stop Wins […]