Today’s Headlines

  • More Than 100K Chicago Card Users to Get Ventra in Mail This Week (Sun-Times)
  • Quinn Signs Bill Raising Speed Limit on Rural Highways to 70 MPH (Chicagoist)
  • U.S. Rep Lipinski: Allow Public Input in Regional Transit Reform Process (Tribune)
  • FHWA: Illinois Interstates Are the Fifth Busiest in the Nation (Tribune)
  • Cop who Suffered Heart Attack on Motorcycle Died From Injuries in Crash (Tribune)
  • CTA Plans to Overhaul Cars Used on Orange and Brown Lines (Tattler)
  • Sheridan Stop Wins “Crust Station” Contest for Grossest CTA Facility (RedEye)
  • Highland Park Bicycle Rules Amended to “Urge” Helmet Use by Kids Under 16 (Tribune)
  • Nearly New Bike Shop Relocates Out of Hotel Chateau Building (DNA)
  • Gallery: A Walk on the Bloomingdale Line (Curbed)

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Neighbors Hope to Block Pritzker Parking Garage With Landmark Designation (DNA) CTA Revenues for First Four Months of 2013 Lower Than Expected (Sun-Times) CTA Board Approves $1.7 Million Contract for Bus Lighting (CTA) Severe Weather Temporarily Halts Some Metra Service (Tribune) Why Didn’t the CTA Move Forward With Block 37 Super Station? (Chicago) Driver Killed […]

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CTA Trains Running on Wells Street Bridge Again (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) Redevelopment of Old Post Office Would Include Robotic Parking Garage (Tribune) CTA Replacing Contracted Security Guards With Customers Assistants (Sun-Times) Blue Line Trains Delayed After Man Electrocuted at Clark and Lake (Tribune) 2 Injured When Motorcycle Crashes Into Police Car in Marquette Park (Tribune) […]

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CTA Fires Train Driver From O’Hare Crash (Tribune, NBC) City Announces Plans for 20 Miles of Bike Lanes This Year (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) “Transit Future” Proposal for Rail Expansion Is on the Right Track (Atlantic Cities) Editorial: Transit Taskforce’s Call to Consolidate Boards Is on Point (Tribune) Rahm Announces Plans to Repave 13 More Miles […]

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City: Center-Running BRT on Ashland With Lane Conversions (Tribune, RedEye, DNA) Many Roads in Region Still Closed Due to Flooding (Tribune, Sun-Times) Flooding Delays Metra But Not CTA (Tribune) Red Line Skipping Uptown, Edgewater This Weekend for Track Work (DNA) “Suspicious” Briefcase Closes Red Line for Hours Early This Morning (Tribune) 2 Killed in Pileup […]

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Hilkevitch Accentuates the Negative in His Divvy Launch Coverage (Tribune) Another Look at Bike-Share Equity Issues (WBEZ) More Divvy Debut Coverage (WBEZ, Forbes, HuffPo, Active Trans, BWLP) CTA Hikes Blue Line Fare From O’Hare to $5 (Tribune) After Clifford Gets 6-Figure Severance, Metra Board Under Scrutiny (Tribune) Motorcyclist Killed on Dan Ryan Near 87th Street […]