Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Jeff Park Station but Neighbor Complain It’s Too Dense (DNA)
  • Sales Center at CTA HQ Closing, Riders Encouraged to Use Nearby Ventra Center (RedEye)
  • Company Touting Street Cleaning Parking App Offers to Pay Old Tickets (DNA)
  • A Guide to Cargo Bike Shops, Part 1 & Part 2 (DDLR)

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Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 18

LSNA Calls for Property Tax Controls to Help Keep The 606 From Displacing Residents (DNA) 294 Killed in Illinois Crashes So Far This Year, 15 More Than This Time  in 2014 (Tribune) CTA Contract Worker Electrocuted While Doing Work on Brown Line Tracks (Tribune) 2 Women Injured, 1 Critically, in Elgin Right-Angle Crash (Sun-Times) Activists Hold “Black Lives […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 23

After Mayor Announces Plan to Widen Lakefront Trail, Active Trans Declares Victory Following Brussels Attack, Chicago Police Step Up Security at CTA Stations (Tribune) Group That Attacked Red Line Rider With Hammer Faces Attempted Murder Charges (DNA) Intoxicated Uber Passenger Attacks Driver, Nearly Causing Car to Run Off Road (Tribune) Imagine What a Nightmare It Would […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, November 18

CDOT: Speed Cams Have Resulted in an 18% Reduction in Injury Crashes Within Safety Zones Kidwell’s Latest Crusade: Defending Rights of Drivers to Go 10+ MPH Over Speed Limit (Tribune) Plans to Remove Red Light Cams in Edison Park Dropped After Residents Say They’re Needed (DNA) More Coverage of the Light Sentence for the Drunk Driver […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 25

Hit-and-Run Driver Who Ran Red, Killing Another Motorist, Charged With Felony (Tribune) Storms Disrupt ‘L’ Service, Knock Metal Canopy onto 3rd Rail Near Medical Center (Tribune) Newly Opened Halsted Bridge by Blue Line Includes a Mid-Block Crossing (DNA) Metra Koan: If a Tree Falls & No One Hears It, Does It Still Disrupt Service? (Sun-Times) […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 21

First Impressions of Loop Link (CBS, WGN, Bike Law) Laquan McDonald Protesters Shut Down the Mag Mile on Friday (Tribune) Once Again, a Woman Is Followed From a Red Line Station and Sexually Assaulted (Sun-Times) CTA Riders Lift Train to Rescue Man Whose Leg Was Trapped Between Rail Car & Platform (DNA) Another Victim of the […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, April 28

NTSB Meeting Today on Cause of 2014 Escalator Crash at O’Hare Blue Line Stop (Sun-Times) Activists Hope New CTA Chief Could Mean Return of 31st, Lincoln Bus Lines (DNA) Workers Remove Concrete Bridge West of Wilson Red Line Stop (Uptown Update) Englewood Fitness Center Owner Applauds Divvy’s Expansion to the Neighborhood (DNA) Motorcyclist Strikes Pedestrian […]