Today’s Headlines

  • City Ready to Bid Out Loop BRT, Transit Center, & Washington/Wabash Station Projects (Tribune)
  • New Renderings of the 3 Projects Released (Tribune)
  • State Finally Approves $3 Million Grant for 70 More Divvy Station in Chicago & ‘Burbs (Sun-Times)
  • Opinion: The Illiana Must Be Stopped (Tribune)
  • Motorcyclist Dies After Rear-Ending SUV in Elgin (Tribune)
  • Man Arrested After He Crawled Under a Stopped Metra Train in Wilmette (CBS)
  • More Reactions to MPC’s Report on Economic Benefits of People Spots (DNA)
  • Cab Driving Is Becoming a More Common Occupation for Women (Crain’s)
  • Why Kevenides Loves & Hates Liability Waivers for Bike Events
  • British School Parents Accuse Tow Truck Company of “Predatory Towing” (DNA)
  • Public Meeting on Damen Blue Art Project Wednesday 6 p.m. at Silver Room (RedEye)

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