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)

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Active Trans‘ To-Do List for New CDOT Commish Rebekah Scheinfeld CTA Close to Deal to Buy 846, 7000-Series Rail Cars (Tribune) Friends of the Parks Director, Who Pushed for Extending LFT, Steps Down (Tribune) 2 Dead in Norwood Park SUV Rollover (Tribune) Tollway Worker Killed, Trooper Injured in Truck Crash Near Aurora (Tribune) Freight Train […]

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LSD Redesign Process Could Stop Road From Becoming a Superhighway (Tribune) Ventra Rollout Moves Forward (Tribune, Tattler) Residents Welcome Speed Cameras on Foster (DNA) Chicago to Start Using Microradar to Count Pedestrians (Forbes) Metra Scandal Has Cost Taxpayers $250K in Legal Fees So Far (Sun-Times) RTA Set to Award Contract to Firm Co-Owned by Former […]

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CDOT Announces Bike Share System, Called “Divvy” Will Launch This Spring (Tribune) Illinois Senate Votes for School Bus Safety Cameras; Drivers Whine (Tribune, Expired Meter) Lawsuit Over Fatal 2012 Megabus Crash (Tribune) Ashland Overpass at Pershing Slated for Demolition (DNA) Driver Shot to Death in West Pullman, Crashes Into House (Tribune) Motorist Exposes Himself, Then […]

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After Mayor Announces Plan to Widen Lakefront Trail, Active Trans Declares Victory Following Brussels Attack, Chicago Police Step Up Security at CTA Stations (Tribune) Group That Attacked Red Line Rider With Hammer Faces Attempted Murder Charges (DNA) Intoxicated Uber Passenger Attacks Driver, Nearly Causing Car to Run Off Road (Tribune) Imagine What a Nightmare It Would […]