Today’s Headlines

  • Broadway Protected Lanes Will Improve Safety in Uptown (DNA)
  • Schwartz’s Wrigley Traffic Study Pushes Transit, “Divvy Bike Night” (Crain’s)
  • Illinois Transportation Coalition Pushes for Better Infrastructure Funding (Post-Dispatch)
  • Waguespack Worries About Divvy Again, Implying It’s a Waste of TIF Funds (Sun-Times)
  • Fioretti: Let Cabs Use the McCormick Place Busway (Sun-Times)
  • Drunk Driver Gets 5 Years for Killing Grandmother Near 65th and Pulaski (Tribune)
  • Firefighter Suspended After Department SUV rolls Into Sherman Park Lagoon (Tribune)
  • Lathrop Homes Redevelop Plan Includes Bike Lanes and Parking (Patch)
  • Highland Park May Reject Fining Parents Whose Kids Don’t Wear Helmets (Tribune)
  • A Ride on a CTA Bus With Broken Air Conditioning is Gonna Make You Sweat (RedEye)
  • Reducing Pedestrian Fatalities? What’s the Hurry? (LSD)

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Bus Company to Pay $6.75 Million After Artist, 26, Killed in Right-on-Red Ped Crash (Tribune) CTA Says It Has Ventra Bugs Under Control (ABC) Cook County Commissioners Debate Making Changes to the Metra Board (Tribune, Sun-Times) Editorial: An Interim CEO Is Fine, But Metra Needs a New Board (Tribune) Green Line Service Back on Track […]

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More Metra Trouble: Deputy CEO Placed on Administrative Leave (Crain’s) Speed Cameras Installed by Horner Park (DNA) Green Line Shutdown for Cermak Work Rescheduled for Next Week (CTA) Amtrak Train Delayed Six Hours by Flat Spot on Wheel (Tribune) Problems With Ventra Transit Benefit Program (RedEye) How Are Bike Lanes Perceived in African-American Neighborhoods? (People […]

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Due to “Potential Conflicts” Ex-Prosecutor Won’t Be Doing Metra Probe (Tribune) Public Meeting Next Week on Broadway Protected Bike Lanes (Active Trans) Emanuel Says $500 Million Investment Will Modernize Port of Chicago (Tribune) Photo Campaign Make the Case for Bringing Back 31st Street Bus (DNA) Brown Line Kimball Station Reopens During Track Work (Tribune) Driver […]

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Mother of Girl Fatally Struck by Bus Driver Is Suing the CTA (Sun-Times, NBC) CDOT Launches Construction of Sidewalk Bike Lanes on Roosevelt (DNA) Looks Like Durbin Has Scored $120 Million for Red/Purple Rehab (Crain’s) Blue and Green Line Disruptions This Weekend for Construction (DNA) Arlington Heights Holding Series of Meetings on New Bike Plan […]