Today’s Headlines

  • Chicago-to-Quad-Cities Passenger Rail Line Is Slowly Moving Forward (Quad Cities Times)
  • Almost 1,500 People Have Filled Out Survey About Impact of Lincoln Bus Cancellation (DNA)
  • Hyde Park SSA Considers Providing Free Trolley Service on 53rd (DNA)
  • Dillard Quits State Legislature to Chair RTA (CBS)
  • Klein Touts the Potential of Transit to Boost Cities’ Economies (Nashville Biz Blog)
  • Parents Complain After Woman Kicked Off Train for Non-Payment; Metra Changes Policy (NBC)
  • Flooding Temporarily Shut Down Sections of the Blue Line, Ike (RedEye)
  • More on the Museum Campus Transportation Task Force (RedEye)
  • Drunk Driver Hits Cars, Food Mart, Fish Sculpture in Rogers Park (DNA)
  • Thieves Use Fake IDs to Test Ride, Steal Bikes From Local Shops (CBS)
  • Bizarre Seattle Bike Design Beats Chicago’s “Blackline” in Oregon Manifest Contest (RedEye)

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Today’s Headlines

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Today’s Headlines

Editorial: Suburbs Are Too Lenient With DUIs, Which Can Lead to Tragedy (Tribune) Scholarship Created to Honor Fallen Cyclist Jacob Bass; Family Investigating Crash (DNA) CTA Plans to Upgrade Orange Line With Series 7000 Rail Cars (RedEye) Evanstonians Surveyed About Their Interest in Extending Purple Express Hours (RedEye) Metra Announces UP West Construction Will Cause […]