Today’s Headlines

  • Claypool Pooh-Poohs Proposal to Combine Transit Agencies Under One Board (Sun-Times)
  • How’s the Red Line Running? (RedEye, DNA)
  • Signal Problems Briefly Stop Red Line Service at 63rd (Tribune)
  • Emanuel Calls for Higher Fines for Parking Infractions, Car Towing (Tribune)
  • Couple Killed in Glenview Garbage Crash Owned Korean Restaurant in Chicago (KoreAm)
  • Metra Trains Running After Semi Pulling Trailer of Cars Struck in Bartlett (Tribune)
  • Honorary Street Naming for Bobby Cann This Friday (Tiny Fix)
  • Divvy Spokesman Discusses the Company’s Winter Plan (CBS)
  • RedEye Calls for More Helmet Use by Cyclists, Rather Than Less Recklessness by Drivers

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RTA Investigating Ventra Snafus (Tribune, NBC) Local Politicans Unhappy With Low DBE Participation in Ventra Contract (Sun-Times) Preckwinkle Appoints Ex-Banker to RTA Board (Tribune) Driver hits 4 Cars and Flees After Fight Near Zoo; No Injuries (Tribune) After Pedestrian Injuries, New Stoplight at Broadway/Balmoral (DNA) One Month Later, Red Line Rehab Still Getting Rave Reviews […]

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IDOT Finalizing Circle Interchange Plans (Tribune) Report Shows Illinois Bike Trails Bring Economic Benefits (Active Trans) Bicyclist Killed in North Riverside (Sun-Times) CTA Plans to Upgrade Wireless Service in Red and Blue Line Subways (CBS) Family Files Suit Against Officers for Car Chase That Killed Their Son (Tribune) Man Held on $500K Bail for Fatal […]

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Evanston and Forest Park Win RTA Grants to Study Zoning Changes for TOD (RedEye) Man Allegedly Crashed Car, Abandoned Injured Friends, Caught Cab to Suburbs (DNA) There Have Been 4 Robberies Recently Near Sox/35th Red Line Stop (Tribune) Introducing Plenario, a Useful New City Data Tool (Chicago) Crestwood: Strip Club Would Hurt Town Because It […]

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Four North Red Line Stations Will Be Rebuilt, Made ADA Compliant (Sun-Times, RedEye) … But South Siders Complain About the Wait for the Red Line Extension (Tribune) More Deets About Metra’s Clout Hiring Files (Tribune) CTA Approves $13.4 Million Contract for Anti-Bus Bunching System (RedEye) Chicagoist Checks Out the Transit Future Campaign TOD Proposed for […]