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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45th Ward Menu Money May Be Used for New Protected Lanes, Bike Corrals (DNA) Ventra Contract Guarantees the CTA a Minimum of About $500K  Per Year (Tribune) CTA Posts Website Listing Ventra-Related Fees (Tattler) Problems With RedFlex Go Back Several Years (Tribune) Man Found Guilty of Felony DUI in Naperville Road Rage Case (Tribune, Sun-Times) […]

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60 People Turn Out for CTA Info Session on BRT (Sun-Times) Due to City/Suburban Rift, RTA Misses Deadline to Issue Budget Goals (Tribune) NIMBYs Gripe About Pizzeria’s Proposal to Convert Car Spaces to Sidewalk Seating (DNA) CTA Layoffs Due to Ventra Part of Trend Towards Mechanization of Jobs (Muckrakers) “Red Light Doctor” Doing His Part […]

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CTA Reducing or Cutting Bus Service on 9 Routes (Tribune) Two Fees Dropped From Ventra Prepaid Debit Card (Tribune) Looking at the Pros and Cons of Ventra (Active Trans) Concerns About Diesel Fumes As Englewood Rail Yard Plan Advances (Tribune, Sun-Times) Green Line Riders Complain About Weekend Construction (DNA) Quinn Announced $34 Million Rebuild of […]

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$800K Settlement After Woman is Doored in Southport Bike Lanes (Patch) Hilkevitch: Ventra’s Debit Card Option is Full of Hidden Charges (Tribune) RTA Director Costello Questions CTA About Ventra Fees (Sun-Times) Local Music Promoter Died After Falling Out of Cab (DNA) Driver Fatally Shot in East Hazel Crest After Speeding Towards Cop (Tribune) Outbound BNSF […]

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Metra May Join Ventra Soon (DNA) Hilkevitch Eats His Words on Divvy (Tribune) Divvy Stat Junkies, Feast Your Eyes on This (Tribune) Governor Signs Statewide Ban of Cell Phone Use While Driving (Tribune) SUV Driver Killed in Crash on Kennedy in Bucktown (Tribune) Pickup Truck Driver Killed in New Lenox Rollover Crash (Tribune) Off-Duty Chicago […]