Today’s Headlines

  • City Puts Out New RFP for a Development Team to Manage the Riverwalk (RedEye)
  • CTA Removed 10 Miles of Slow Zones in a 1-Month Period (Tattler)
  • Amtrak Considers Expanding Chicago-to-Carbondale Service (Crain’s)
  • 5th Person Dies Weeks After Semi Crash on I-55 in Suburban Elwood (ABC)
  • Police Will Target Drunk Drivers in Pilsen This Weekend (DNA)
  • TOD Planned for Industrial building Near Sheridan ‘L’ Station (DNA)
  • 35th Red Line Stop, Streets Near Sox Park Closed After Trucker Drops Acid (Sun-Times)
  • Klein to Nashville: “With BRT, You Can’t Really Do It Half-Way” (Nashville Biz Journal)
  • 25th Ward, Active Trans & Cyclovamos Host “Night Ride” Bike Tour (DNA)
  • CHI Stolen Bike Registry: It’s Rare for Properly Locked Bikes to Get Ganked (CBS)

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IDOT Chief Anne Schneider Resigns After Accusations of Patronage (Tribune) As of Today, CTA & Pace Are Only Accepting Ventra (Tribune, Sun-Times) New Mezzanine Opens at Clark/Division Stop (RedEye) Coyote Tower Project Creates Unsafe Biking Conditions; CDOT Suggests Walking Bikes (DNA) CTA Proposes TSP, Fewer Stops to Speed Up #66 Chicago Bus (Red Eye) After […]

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RTA Investigating Ventra Snafus (Tribune, NBC) Local Politicans Unhappy With Low DBE Participation in Ventra Contract (Sun-Times) Preckwinkle Appoints Ex-Banker to RTA Board (Tribune) Driver hits 4 Cars and Flees After Fight Near Zoo; No Injuries (Tribune) After Pedestrian Injuries, New Stoplight at Broadway/Balmoral (DNA) One Month Later, Red Line Rehab Still Getting Rave Reviews […]

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CTA Report: New Morgan Station Has Fueled West Loop Economic Boom (DNA) Rahm Announces $12.5 million in State Funds for Street Resurfacing (DNA) Judge Upholds Conviction of Driver Who Killed Girl After Huffing (Tribune) Car Driver Rear-Ends CTA Bus After Uptown Shooting Incident (Tribune) Chicago Part of National Trend Towards Protected Bike Lanes (AP) Prieto […]

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Cyclist Killed at Addison/Damen — 3rd Fatal Flatbed/Bike Crash This Year (DNA) Speeding Driver Injures 2 Pedestrians Near Clybourn/Sheffield, Flees the Scene (ABC) Keeshuna Patterson, 11, Is Struggling to Recover After Being Struck on Sidewalk (NBC) Ghost Bike Memorial Planned for Fallen Cyclist Chuyuan Qiu (The Chainlink) Man Injured by Truck Driver While biking in 2014 Wins […]