Today’s Headlines

  • Internal CTA Study: Low-Income Ventra Users Less Likely to Register Cards (Tribune)
  • Ousted Metra CEO Agrees to Talk With RTA Board About Memo (Tribune, Sun-Times)
  • CDOT to Install $786K in New Speed Bumps (Sun-Times)
  • Divvy Expansion Starts This Week; Lincoln Square to Get Several Stations (Patch)
  • Man Charged With First-Degree Murder In Bedford Park Hit-and-Run (Tribune)
  • Driver Charged After Hit-and-Run in Oak Park (Tribune)
  • Cabbies Have Mixed Reactions to Stands Set Aside for Green Vehicles (DNA)
  • Group Disparages BRT As “A Cheap ‘L’ Train,” As If That’s A Bad Thing (DNA)
  • Tour De Fat Raises $34K for West Town Bikes (Tribune)

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 7

Sun-Times Looks at the Funding Behind the Safe Roads Amendment Ballot Referendum 1 Killed, 2 Injured After Driver Collides With School Bus in Garfield Park (Sun-Times) Police: Man Posing as Ride-Share Driver Sexually Assaulted Woman (Tribune) Car-Sharing, Ride-Share Companies Offer Discounts for Election Day (Tribune) Demolition of Children’s Memorial Hospital Is Nearly Complete (Curbed) World […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 19

Inexplicable: No Charges for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Woman on Golf Road (Tribune) Driver Crashes Into Roselle Pizzeria, Killing a 53-Year-Old Man Inside (Sun-Times) Homicide Trial Starts for Drunk Driver Who Killed Man Who Tried to Stop Him (Tribune) Will Plan to Help Low-Income Nabes Via Downtown Density Bonuses Lead to Less TOD? (Crain’s) $1.25M […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, September 22

Alderment Tweak TOD Reform Ordinance to Give Themselves More Oversight (Tribune) Burke Proposal for Downtown Congestion Tax Would Exclude Chicago Residents (CBJ) Predictably, Suburbanites Are Outraged About the Idea (Herald) Andy Shaw: Would It Make Sense to Combine Pace & Metra Into One Agency? (Sun-Times) Driver Struck and Killed Cyclist in Woodstock, No Charges (Tribune) AAIM Backs […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 16

Anti-Traffic Cam Candidates Ken Dunkin & Jason Gonzalez Lose State Rep Races (Sun-Times) Police Search for Minivan From Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Senior in Chicago Lawn (Sun-Times) Driver Critically Injures Woman & Girl in Cicero, Flees the Scene (ABC) Motorist Injures 70-Year-Old Woman on Bike in Glencoe (Tribune) Grand Rapids’ Successful BRT Line Is a […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 24

CTA Budget Holds the Line on Fares for 8th Year in a Row (Tribune, Sun-Times, Crain’s) More Opinions About the Proposed Lockbox Amendment (Crain’s, J.C. Lind) Metra Will Test Real-Time Info Screens at 3 Loop Stations, 22 in ‘Burbs (Sun-Times) Cyclist Injured in Milwaukee Ave. Crash Assisted by Another Crash Survivor (DNA) Ald. Michele Smith Want 10-Acre […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, November 6

Pace’s Bus-on-Shoulder Shows That When You Speed Bus Service, Ridership Booms (MPC) Emanuel Defends His Record on Taxi / Ride-Share Parity (Sun-Times) Uber’s Carpooling Service UberPool Is Coming to Chicago Soon (Tribune) EPA Testing Finds High Levels of Pollution on Union Station Platforms (Tribune) As City Recruits Riverwalk Vendors, Focus Is on Making It a […]