Today’s Headlines

  • Xerox Wins Red Light Camera Contract; Questions About Baltimore Performance (Tribune)
  • Feds to Increase Metra Safety Scrutiny in the Wake of CEO Ouster (Tribune)
  • Appointee Leaves CTA Board After Daley (Cough) Accuses Quinn of Patronage (Tribune)
  • Drivers Want Safe Streets But Don’t Want to Be Accountable for Their Own Speeding (DNA)
  • Man Fatally Crashes Motorcycle on I-55 Entrance Ramp From Lake Shore Drive (DNA)
  • Tinley Park to Add Bike Lanes on 80th Street (Tribune)
  • Union Station to Get Giant Tent, Lawn Games As Part of Placemaking Contest (DNA)
  • Bike Walk Lincoln Park Partnering With Active Trans, 43rd Ward to Fix Clark (Patch)
  • How to Get Compensated for Your Damaged Bike (Kevenides)
  • Gallery: Photos From Last Year’s Open Streets on Milwaukee (Active Trans)

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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 […]

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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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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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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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IL Supreme Court Dismissed Class Action Lawsuit Against Red Light Cameras (DNA) State Legislators Say They’ve Reached a Deal on Regulating Ride-Share (Sun-Times) MPC Roundtable Discussed the CREATE Program to Address Rail Congestion LFT Crash Survivor Calls for Better Bike/Ped Separation on the Trail (Active Trans) Park District Plans to Hike Metered Parking Rates in […]