Today’s Headlines

  • Quinn Vetoes Bill for State Regulation of Ride-Share Services (Sun-Times)
  • IDOT Laid Off 58 “Staff Assistants” After IG Reported Patronage Abuses (Tribune)
  • FOIA Reveals CTA Pension Officials Spent Over $20K on Trip to Hawaii (Sun-Times)
  • Meet the Divers Who Are Helping Build the Chicago Riverwalk (Tribune)
  • NIRPC Launching Feasibility Study for Bikes on the South Shore (Active Trans)
  • Portage Park Getting Fewer Divvy Stations Than Previously Announced (DNA)
  • Here Are the Upcoming Edgewater Bike Share Locations (DNA)
  • Injury to Worker Near Roosevelt Causes Delay on Green Line (Tribune)
  • OEMC Workers Shepherd CTA Riders During Blue Line Closure (DNA)
  • Delays on Metra BNSF Line This Morning (Fox)
  • Aurora 5th Grader Wins Metra’s Train Safety Essay Contest (Tribune)
  • Sorry Romantics, CDOT Will Remove Your “Love Locks” From Moveable Bridges (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, September 22

Alderment Tweak TOD Reform Ordinance to Give Themselves More Oversight (Tribune) Burke Proposal for Downtown Congestion Tax Would Exclude Chicago Residents (CBJ) Predictably, Suburbanites Are Outraged About the Idea (Herald) Andy Shaw: Would It Make Sense to Combine Pace & Metra Into One Agency? (Sun-Times) Driver Struck and Killed Cyclist in Woodstock, No Charges (Tribune) AAIM Backs […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, November 7

Sun-Times Looks at the Funding Behind the Safe Roads Amendment Ballot Referendum 1 Killed, 2 Injured After Driver Collides With School Bus in Garfield Park (Sun-Times) Police: Man Posing as Ride-Share Driver Sexually Assaulted Woman (Tribune) Car-Sharing, Ride-Share Companies Offer Discounts for Election Day (Tribune) Demolition of Children’s Memorial Hospital Is Nearly Complete (Curbed) World […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, November 6

Pace’s Bus-on-Shoulder Shows That When You Speed Bus Service, Ridership Booms (MPC) Emanuel Defends His Record on Taxi / Ride-Share Parity (Sun-Times) Uber’s Carpooling Service UberPool Is Coming to Chicago Soon (Tribune) EPA Testing Finds High Levels of Pollution on Union Station Platforms (Tribune) As City Recruits Riverwalk Vendors, Focus Is on Making It a […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 19

Inexplicable: No Charges for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Killed Woman on Golf Road (Tribune) Driver Crashes Into Roselle Pizzeria, Killing a 53-Year-Old Man Inside (Sun-Times) Homicide Trial Starts for Drunk Driver Who Killed Man Who Tried to Stop Him (Tribune) Will Plan to Help Low-Income Nabes Via Downtown Density Bonuses Lead to Less TOD? (Crain’s) $1.25M […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 16

Anti-Traffic Cam Candidates Ken Dunkin & Jason Gonzalez Lose State Rep Races (Sun-Times) Police Search for Minivan From Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Senior in Chicago Lawn (Sun-Times) Driver Critically Injures Woman & Girl in Cicero, Flees the Scene (ABC) Motorist Injures 70-Year-Old Woman on Bike in Glencoe (Tribune) Grand Rapids’ Successful BRT Line Is a […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 18

First Project of Infrastructure Trust: Upgrading Streetlights to LED Technology (Sun-Times) Emanuel Is Selling Off 4 Valuable River North Parcels Where City Workers Park for Free (Tribune) Driver Fatally Strikes 60-Year-Old Woman in Wheaton (Sun-Times) Woman Who Was Drinking While Driving Critically Injured 8-Year-Old Boy on Bike (Sun-Times) Ald. Napolitano Wants Red Light Cams Near Schools […]