Today’s Headlines

  • 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 (Active Trans)
  • Why Guys Like John Kass Are so Upset About Cycling (Chicago)
  • Discussing Divvy Design (DNA)
  • A Message From a “Little Bike Person” to the “Extra-Large Car People” (RedEye)
  • The Bicycle Film Festival Returns to Chicago (DNA)
  • Ventra Rappers Talk About Their Song (DNA)

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Internal CTA Study: Low-Income Ventra Users Less Likely to Register Cards (Tribune) Ousted Metra CEO Agrees to Talk With RTA Board About Memo (Tribune, Sun-Times) CDOT to Install $786K in New Speed Bumps (Sun-Times) Divvy Expansion Starts This Week; Lincoln Square to Get Several Stations (Patch) Man Charged With First-Degree Murder In Bedford Park Hit-and-Run […]

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CMAP Board Votes 10-4 to Reject the Illiana Tollway (Tribune) After Ventra Registration Snafus, CTA Pushes Back Deadline to Switch Cards (Sun-Times, DNA) Top 5 Ventra Complaints (RedEye) Emanuel Says City Will Seek Plenty of Input Before Moving Forward With BRT (Sun-Times) Car Driver Hits CTA Bus in East Garfield Park , Injuring 8 (DNA) […]

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CTA Construction to Eliminate Brown Line Slow Zones on Near North Side (DNA) CDOT Stripes Buffered Lanes on South Halsted (DNA) DuPage County Recommends John Zediker to Join Scandal-Plagued Metra Board (NBC) Shaw: Metra Board Member Shouldn’t Have Donated to Preckwinkle Campaign (Sun-Times) Driver Killed, Passenger Critically Injured in Long Grove Wreck (Tribune) City Installing […]

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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 […]

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Flooding leads to closures on Edens, Kenedy and Ike, Transit Delays (Tribune, Sun-Times) Sinkhole in South Deering Swallows 3 Cars During Downpour (Sun-Times) RTA Concerned About Spike In Free Ride Permits for Disabled Riders (Tribune) Don’t Call It a Trail: APA Attendees Tour Bloomingdale “Linear Park” (DNA) BRT Design Contest Includes Stations in Loop, Pilsen […]

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I-55 Bus-on-Shoulder Pilot Touted as a Success, May Expand to Other Roads (Southtown) CTA to Award $42 Million Contract for Brown Line Slow Zone Work Tomorrow (RedEye) Man Dies After Crash on Southwest Suburban Bike Trail (Tribune) 7 Injured in Van-Car Crash on I-57 Near Matteson (RedEye) Baby Ejected, Critically Hurt When Van Strikes Pole […]