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9:28 AM CDT on June 21, 2013

    • CTA Launches $1 Million Study of Forest Park Branch Overhaul (Tribune)
    • Pension Plan for CTA Employees Sues Agency Over Prescription Drug Savings (Crain's)
    • Metra Commuters Frustrated by BNSF Line Delays (Sun-Times)
    • How IDOT's Obstructionism Is Hurting Chicago Cyclists (Freeman)
    • Teen Who Killed 4-Year-Old in DUI Gets $1,989 fine, Probation (Tribune)
    • Man Falls From Motorcycle, Fatally Struck by Car in Lakeview (Tribune)
    • Cyclist Struck in Oswego by Driver Distracted by Her Child Wins $20K (Keating)
    • bike buddies Encourage Newbies to Ride (DNA)
    • Alderman Cardenas Leads 10th Annual Bike the Boulevards Ride (12th Ward)
    • Tracking the Bike Conversion of CDOT's Leah Treat Through Tweets (Green Lane)
    • There Are a Lot of Transportation Tunnels Under the Loop (WBEZ)

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