Today’s Headlines

  • Active Trans Launches Petition to Support Transit Future Funding Campaign
  • Red Line Trains Rerouted to Elevated Tracks After Smoke Detected at Grand (NBC)
  • Emanuel Proposes 2 Different Categories of Ride-Share Licenses (Sun-Times)
  • Aldermen Push Ordinance to Regulate E-Bikes (DNA)
  • Metra Will Hold Next Board Meeting in Wheaton (Tribune)
  • Driver Critically Injures Pedestrian in East Garfield Park (Tribune)
  • Motorist Who Killed Pedestrian in Aurora Had Marijuana in System (Tribune)
  • Blue Washington Station Use Increases After Tranfer Fee Eliminated (RedEye)
  • Despite Corruption Chicago Area Transit Is Economically Efficient (City Notes)
  • Niles Board Approves Final Draft of Bike and Ped Plan (Bugler)
  • More coverage of BBF Bikes, a Female Focused Shop (RedEye)
  • Cyclists Rejoice in the Arrival of Spring (Depaulia)

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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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Transpo Professionals Respond to Tom Kaeser’s  Anti-BRT Letter (Sun-Times) Metra Board to Interview 4 CEO Candidates, Including Orseno (Sun-Times) Death of Tollway Worker Exposes Weakness in Trucking Regulations (Tribune) SUV Driver Killed Female Pedestrian in East Side Hit-and-Run (Tribune) 2 Injured in North Park Pileup (Sun-Times) Metra Passengers Stranded on UP West Train for 3 […]

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CTA Says It Saved $10 Million by Cracking Down on Absenteeism (RedEye) Transit Agencies Announce Schedule for Ventra Rollout (NBC) 4-Year-Old Boy Killed After Riding Bike Onto Hellish Suburban Road (Sun-Times) 911 Call Recording Reveals Last Words of Man Who Drove SUV into Pond (Sun-Times) Rapper Chief Keef Pays $531 Ticket for Driving 110 on […]

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CTA Provides a Performance Update on Ventra (Sun-Times, RedEye, NBC) Cubic Claims Ventra Will Be Running Smoothly by End of Year (Tribune) 47th Ward Doing “Block Audit” Survey As Part of Participatory Budget Process (DNA) Motorist Killed in Metra Crash after Driving Around Crossing Gates (Tribune, NBC) Driver Finally Charged in 2012 Death of Cicero […]

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Tribune Investigation: Red Light Cams Unfairly Tickets 1000s of Drivers Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Over Tickets Issued by Redflex Cams (DNA) Editorial: To Be a World-Class City, Chicago Must Have First-Rate Transit (Sun-Times) 2 Years After Big Fare Hike, Metra Board Will Discuss Raising Ticket Prices Again (Tribune) City Officials Trying to Ease Tensions Between Cops […]

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CTA Reaches 15 Million Ventra Card “Taps” (CBJ) Red Line Rehab Has Gone Smoothly, Ventra Launch, Not So Much (RedEye) An Update on the Status of CTA Cards Linked to Federal Transit Benefits (Tattler) Chicago Amtrak Ridership Is on the Rise (Sun-Times) 3 Killed, 5 Injured in Head-On Crash in Aurora (Tribune) Several Injured After […]