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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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 […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 6

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Grist: Truck Side Guards, Protected Bike Lanes Might Have Prevented Fatal Divvy Crash Driver Charged With Aggravated DUI After Fatal Crash in Gresham (Sun-Times) Evanstonians Celebrate the Launch of Suburban Divvy Service (Tribune) Aaron Renn: Although Chicago Meter Deal Is a Nightmare, Don’t Write Off P3s (Tribune) Metra Pass Provides Unlimited Rides to Lollapalooza for $20 […]

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Tons of CTA Construction Projects Going on this Fall (RedEye) Man Killed in Humboldt Park is 4th Person Fatally Struck on North This Year (DNA) Driver Kills Pedestrian in Southwest-Surburban Rockdale (Sun-Times) Should Metra Be Doing More to Prevent Suicides? (Tribune) Opinion: Milwaukee’s Bublr Bikes Are a Better Deal Than Chicago’s Divvy (Tribune) Plan Commission […]

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Cuts in State Subsidy of Reduced Fares Will Cost the CTA Millions (Tribune) Cubs Propose Ped Bridge From Red Line to to Wrigley Field (DNA) Emanuel Accuses RTA Board of Being Negligent During Metral Scandal (Sun-Times) Osterman Introduces Ordinance to Pedestrianize Kenmore Near Loyola (DNA) More Divvy  Stations Coming to Wicker Park / Bucktown and […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 17

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$15M Belmont Blue Upgrade Will Include Permanent Prepaid Boarding (Curbed) Metra Proposes 5.8% Fare Hike to Take Effect February 1 (DNA) CTA Gets $400K Grant to Incorporate Divvy Info, Payment Into Ventra App (FTA) Ventra App Has Been Downloaded 1 Million Times (Tribune) Tribune Looks at the Transportation Lockbox Amendment Four ‘L’ Stations Will Receive Artwork […]

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Cyclist, 33, Dies After Crash at Central and Addison, Driver Not Cited (Tribune) On Saturday Afternoon, Divvy Was the Busiest Bike-Share Program in the World (Sun-Times) Logan Square and Humboldt Park Are Getting Divvy Stations (DNA) Quinn Signs Bill Blocking Ex-Transit Board Members From Getting Health Benefits (CBS) Semi-Truck Jacknifes on Bishop Ford Near Sibley […]