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    • RTA Plans to Spend $5 Million to Promote Transit Ridership (Sun-Times)
    • Active Trans Asks Members to Oppose Evanston Bike Bans
    • Bill Would Allow Chronic Drunk Drivers to Get Their Licenses Back (Tribune)
    • Lawyer in Class-Action Suit Argues Red-Light Cams Are Illegal (DNA)
    • Records Show A Second 'L' Operator Dozed at the Controls (Sun-Times)
    • Driver Seriously Injures 12-Year-Old Boy on Bike in Aurora (CBS)
    • Unlike Rahm, Toni Says Her Security Detail's Speeding Tickets Get Paid (Tribune)
    • Residents Complain of Traffic Headaches Near Uptown School (DNA)
    • Chicago Gets Relatively Low Ranking for Bike Friendliness From NerdWallet (RedEye)

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We are all in an underperforming Chicagoland transit network. But some of us are looking at the Star:Line.

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This is Grand! CDOT cuts ribbon on new protected bike lanes on a key West Side diagonal street

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