Today’s Headlines

  • After Crash, NTSB Considers Emergency Recommendations to the CTA (Tribune)
  • Passenger Files First Lawsuit After Blue Line Wreck (Sun-Times)
  • City Plans to Bring 4-G Wireless to 12 Miles of Chicago Subway (DNA)
  • Former CTA Manager John Plante Tapped for Metra Board (Sun-Times)
  • Walgreens Plans to Install Ventra Machines in the Coming Weeks (RedEye)
  • Emanuel: Red Light Cameras Removed at 18 Intersections “Were No Longer Needed” (DNA)
  • Osterman Questions Removal of Red Light Camera at Hollywood and Sheridan (DNA)
  • Red Light Cam at Belmont/LSD Drew The Most Tickets in Early 2013 (DNA)
  • Despite Gains, Driving Still Twice as Popular as Transit or Biking Among Millennials (Crain’s)
  • To Help Case for South Shore Access, LAB Makes Chart of Bikes-on-Board Policies
  • Is it Foolish to Ride a Divvy Without a Helmet? (Sun-Times)
  • Green Machine Cycles Opens at 1634 W. Montrose With Focus on Cargo Bikes (Patch)

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Transportation Officials Discuss Big Plans for Union Station (Sun-Times) Active Trans Shares a State Transportation Platform With Gubernatorial Candidates Ventra Records Used as Evidence to Charge Man With 3 Sexual Assaults on CTA (Fox) Private Company Offering Service from Chicago to Madison on Vintage Rail Cars (Travel Pulse) 7 Injured After CTA Bus Driver Crashes […]

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Driver Fatally Strikes 81-Year-Old Man in Schiller Park (Sun-Times) Activist: Ad for Pepper Spray on CTA Makes Light of Violence Against Women (DNA) It’s Becoming More Common for Ride-Sharing Customers to Actually Share Rides (Tribune) Lyft Driver Set Up by Criminals, Robbed of His Car & Shot in the Shoulder (DNA) CDOT Discusses Plans for […]

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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 […]

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Preckwinkle Send CMAP A Letter Voicing Opposition to Illiana Tollway (Crain’s) High-Speed Rail Gets $102 Million in Illinois State Funding (Progress Illinois) 2 Defendants in Red Light Cam Bribery Case Plead Not Guilty (Tribune) 8-Month-Old Girl Survives After Man Rolls SUV Over Her During Dispute (Sun-Times) Lawsuit Filed in the Wake of O’Hare Shuttle Bus […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, February 13

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Could Trump, an Airport Express Fan, Be Onboard With O’Hare Train Plan? (Sun-Times) Open Thread: How Would the Express Train to O’Hare Work? (Curbed) The Straight Dope Looks at Why Drivers Who Kill Cyclists Usually Don’t Face Serious Charges 2-Year-Old Girl, 26-Year-Old Man Injured in Bronzeville Crash (CBS) 11-Year-Old Boy Killed After SUV Driver Runs Red, […]

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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 […]