Today’s Headlines

  • Fare For O’Hare Workers Temporarily Waived Until New CTA Cards Arrive (Tribune)
  • Study Finds Chicago Police Getting More Aggressive About Busting DUIs (DNA)
  • State Lawmakers to Hold Hearing on Metra CEO’s Golden Parachute (Tribune)
  • Monteno Man Dies After Driving Car Into a Ditch (Tribune)
  • Elderly Driver Drags Cyclist 20 Feet Under Car in Rolling Meadows (Kevenides)
  • Senior Marks 1-Year Anniversary of Car Crashing Into House (Sun-Times)
  • A Bunch of Info About Bus Bunching (Transitized)
  • An Intro to Divvy Bike-Share (LGRAB)
  • First Impressions of Divvy (Transitized)
  • 3 Ideas for Divvy Bike Rides, Late Fees Be Damned (Refinery 29)

Get national headlines at Streetsblog Capitol Hill

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines

|
Less Than 3 Week Before School Starts, Safe Passages Routes Haven’t Been Announced (Tribune) Driver at LSD Meeting: “Our needs are not met at all.” Uh, Right. (Tribune) After Today, All CTA Train cars Will Be Bike-Accessible (Tribune) Chicago Heights Holds Its First Open Streets Event (Active Trans) Several Edgewater Streets Are Being Torn Up […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Tonight: Meet Joyride Author Mia Birk at Vinyl CTA Extends Bus Routes To Reach Beaches (CTA) It’s Getting Easier To Ditch Car in Chicago (RedEye) 7000-Series Train Car Bidders Rejected, Order Delayed to 2019 (Tattler) People Who Ride Bikes To Work: “We’re Not Going Away” (Crain’s) Union Station Master Plan Could Do More To Liven […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Patrick Fitzgerald Calls for Making Transit Board Positions Unpaid (Tribune, Sun-Times) A Roundup of Some of Chicago’s Biggest New Urban Planning Projects (Huffpo) New Belmont-Clark Tower Design Has Significantly Less Parking (DNA) Harrison Street Overpass Closed for Circle Interchange Expansion Work (DNA) Public Hearing on Washington / Wabash Station March 20 (CDOT) Woman Dies in […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Rahm: I’m Happy Speed Cams Are Working, Not Worried About Cash (Sun-Times, DNA) City Plans to Repave 333 Miles of Roads in Wake of Brutal Winter (DNA) City Council Subpoenas Insurance Records From Three Ride-Share Companies (Tribune) Off-Duty Chicago Cop Killed When Suburban Police Chase Ends in Crash (Tribune, DNA) DUI Charges Filed Against Wrong-Way […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Ventra Cards Go On Sale at Stations and Retail Outlets Today (Tribune, Sun-Times, CBS) Wrong-Way Driver on Eisenhower Who Killed 2 Women charged With DUI (Sun-Times) Pickup Driver Strikes 2 Cars, Killing 1 and Injuring 3, Flees Scene in Humboldt Park (DNA) Motorcyclist Fatally Injured After Striking another Biker in South Deering (DNA) Preckwinkle Speaks […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Ventra Outage at 60 Stations Leads to 15,000 Free Rides (Tribune, Sun-Times) Union Station Needs to Be Rebuilt But Is There Political Will? (Crain’s) Troopers Fill Courtroom at Hearing for Trucker Who Killed Their Colleague (Tribune) Does Chicago Have the Courage to Implement Gold-Standard BRT? (MPC) Transitized Deconstructs an Error-Riddled Sun-Times Opinion Video on Divvy […]