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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CTA/CDOT to Push for 4.5-Mile, Center-Running BRT Route With Lane Removal on Ashland (WBEZ) Woman Charged With DUI After Crash Kills Two People Changing Tire on SW Side (Tribune, ABC, FOX) CTA Ridership Up 2.4% Overall, 4.2% on Trains (CTA Tattler) Companies Are Psyched About Potential Partnerships for Red and Purple Line Construction (Tribune) Study […]

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Former CDOT Manager Who Oversaw Red Light Cams Indicted (Expired Meter) Claypool: CTA Whistle Blower “Has No Clue What He’s Talking About” (Sun-Times) CTA to Pay $1 Million for Electrical Work on Mothballed Block 37 Station (Sun-Times) Driver Intentionally Runs Over 2 Men in Old Town — Twice (DNA) Family of State Trooper Killed by […]

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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 Releases Environmental Assessment for BRT (Sun-Times, RedEye) Speed Cameras Are Successful in Reducing Speeding (CDOT, Sun-Times, Expired Meter) Pedestrian Struck by Shuttle Bus Driver at O’Hare in Critical Condition (Tribune) Driver Who Killed Mimi Liu Charged With Felony DUI (Tribune) FTA Allows Chicago to Apply for “New Starts” Grant for Red/Purple Rehab (Tribune) A […]

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Tribune: Nearly Half of Red Light Cams “Did Nothing to Make Drivers Safer” Fioretti and Garcia Say They Would Suspend Red Light Program if Elected (Tribune) 2 Dead, 1 Injured After SUV Driver Strikes Lamp Post in South Loop (DNA) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Wrong-Way Crash on 4100 Block of South LSD (RedEye) Oak […]

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Jason Prechtel’s White Whale: Finding Out Exactly Why the CTA Switched to Ventra (Reader) 2 Men Arrested for “Inhibiting the Flow of Traffic” at Black Lives Matter Protest (Tribune) CDOT Is Reversing the Direction of the Alley Next to the Chicago Cultural Center (Sun-Times) Smooth Move: Yacht Club Worker Rescues Driver After He Plunges Car […]