Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Lincoln Park
  • Man Dies in Pileup on I-55 Near Channohon (Tribune)
  • SUV Driver Submerged in Pond After Arlington Heights Crash (Tribune)
  • Route 41 in Lake Forest Closed After Vehicle Hits Bridge, Dislodging Beam (Tribune)
  • Police Officer Driving on Lakefront Trail Gets Swamped by “Rogue Wave” (RedEye)
  • Linus Trying to Ride Divvy’s Coattails to Promote Its Bixi-Like City Bikes (PRWeb)

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Quinn Vetoes Bill for State Regulation of Ride-Share Services (Sun-Times) IDOT Laid Off 58 “Staff Assistants” After IG Reported Patronage Abuses (Tribune) FOIA Reveals CTA Pension Officials Spent Over $20K on Trip to Hawaii (Sun-Times) Meet the Divers Who Are Helping Build the Chicago Riverwalk (Tribune) NIRPC Launching Feasibility Study for Bikes on the South […]

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AP Analysis Finds Patronage Hiring at IDOT (Sun-Times) Metra Hires New Chief for Embattled Police Department (Tribune, Sun-Times) Flooding Closes Roads in Cook & Lake Counties (Tribune) Active Trans‘ “Bikes on Wheels” Program Loans Trailer Full of Cycles to ‘Burbs Man Strikes Parking Garage Staffer, Drives Away With Victim on His Hood (DNA) Insurance Company […]

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Illinois Traffic Deaths Are Up 9% This Year, Compared to 14% Nationally (WYGM) Active Trans Releases Report on Creating Complete Streets Policies in Illinois Communities Police Arrest Man Who Had Been Evading DUI Charges for 8 Years (Sun-Times) Police: Teens Have Been Robbing Bike Riders Near Garfield Park (NBC) Advocates Help Restore Access to Busse […]

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A Month After Alta Said Divvy Probably Wouldn’t Expand in 2014, CDOT Confirms It (Tribune) To Soften the Blow, Mayor’s Office Releases Full Map of New Station Locations (DNA) Alleged Bagman in RedFlex Bribery Scandal Is Cooperating With the Feds (Tribune) Park Ridge Alderman Delay Installation of Additional Red Light Cams (Tribune) 2 Hurt in […]

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Free Sunday Car Parking Started Yesterday (DNA) Chicago to Reach 25 On-Street Bike Parking Corrals (Sun-Times) Illinoisans Support Statewide Ban on Cell Use While Driving (Sun-Times) Unlicensed Driver Kills Pedestrian in Romeoville (CBS) Motorcyclist in Serious Condition After Dan Ryan Crash (Tribune) Mailman Charged With DUI After Near West Side Crash (Tribune) CTA Should Choose […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 18

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First Project of Infrastructure Trust: Upgrading Streetlights to LED Technology (Sun-Times) Emanuel Is Selling Off 4 Valuable River North Parcels Where City Workers Park for Free (Tribune) Driver Fatally Strikes 60-Year-Old Woman in Wheaton (Sun-Times) Woman Who Was Drinking While Driving Critically Injured 8-Year-Old Boy on Bike (Sun-Times) Ald. Napolitano Wants Red Light Cams Near Schools […]