Today’s Headlines

  • Many Parallels Between Today’s Fatal Wicker Park Crash and Saturday’s (Tribune)
  • Driver Who Killed Cyclist Efrain Diaz-Torres May Have Ignored Stop Sign (Kevenides)
  • IL Infrastructure Is Getting Better, But It’s Nothing to Write Home About (Crain’s)
  • Arena Decides Not to Bring Back Metered Sundays After All (DNA)
  • Reilly: Throw the Book at Crooked Valet Parking Operators (Sun-Times)
  • Council May Raise Fines For Chicago Drivers Who Register in ‘Burbs (Sun-Times)
  • DUI Stings in Englewood & Back of the Yards This Weekend (DNA)
  • Gabe Klein: Mode Shift Can Be Induced With “Carrots” & “Sticks” (Atlantic Cities)
  • Chicargobike Checks Out PBLs in Florence, Italy
  • Woman Takes a Slow Ride, Takes It Easy, on a Low-Geared Divvy (Freeman)

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Other Outlets’ Take on the Loop Pedicab Ban, Likely to Pass Today (Tribune, Sun-Times) Today’s Votes Also Include Ride-Share Ordinance, Valet Parking Crackdown (RedEye) Reps Unhappy With Block Grant Funds Being Used for Repaving (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA DuPage County Chairman Blames Labor Costs for Financial Woes (Tribune) Man Dies After Being Struck by Teen Driver […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, June 9

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Op-Ed From Illinois PIRG: Don’t Repeat The Mistakes That Led to the Illiana Boondoggle (Tribune) More Write-Ups of the Bloomingdale Trail‘s Inspiring Debut (Sun-Times, DNA, Curbed) Another Pessimistic Article About the Bloomingdale Trail’s Crime Potential From the Tribune Company Driver Who Fatally Struck 37-Year-Old Man Near Museum Campus Was Not Cited (Sun-Times) No Citations After Driver Fatally […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, March 1

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CTA’s Prez Carter Discusses Bus & Rail Projects, Plans to Buy New Rail Cars (WBBM) Future of Lakeside Development Plan Uncertain After U.S. Steel & McCaffery Part Ways (DNA) No Charges After Driver Fatally Strikes 59-Year-Old Woman in Glendale Heights (Tribune) Senior Fatally Struck in Harwood Heights, 5 Blocks E. of Where Man Was Killed Days […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 14

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Anti-Displacement Protesters Take Over 18th Street in Pilsen (DNA) Lawrence Road Diet Has Made Street Ripe for Development — What Should Go There Next? (DNA) Actor Who Took Metra to Visit Family Fatally Struck While Walking From Station (Sun-Times) Driver Cited After Seriously Injuring 3 Pedestrians at Division and Ashland (Sun-Times) Elderly Woman Crashes Car […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, May 22

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New Petition From Active Trans Urges Lawmakers Not to Pass “Roads-Only” Capital Bill Bike Police Try to Pull Over Stop Sign-Running Driver Who Then Hit a Bike and Kept Driving (DNA) Active Trans Launches Petition Asking NICTD to Allow Bike Trail to Cross South Shore Tracks State-to-Clark Portion of Riverwalk Opening Today With Bike, Kayak […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 1

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Members of Disabled Community Angry That Ride-Share Law Doesn’t Require Accessibility (DNA) Man Who Tried to Assault a Female Cyclist in Bridgeport Tried Again in Douglas (Trib, Sun-Times) New Uber App Tracks Whether Drivers Are Speeding (Sun-Times) Brown Line Service Resumes After Suspicious Package Investigation (Sun-Times) Help Decide How the Cortland/Ashland Viaduct Will Be Made […]