Today’s Headlines

  • Quinn Responds to Active Trans Questions About Transportation, Rauner Doesn’t
  • Friends of the Parks Upset That Lucas Museum Wasn’t Debated at Museum Campus Meeting (DNA)
  • 7-Story Apartment Complex With New Aldi Proposed for Milwaukee/Leavitt, Next to 606 (DNA)
  • Randolph Reduced to 1 Lane for Construction of Block 37 Apartments (Chicago Architecture)
  • Graffiti Artists Somehow Got CTA Uniforms & Keys, Vandalized 3 Rail Cars (RedEye)
  • Inbound Metra Train Stuck in Woodstuck With Mechanical Problems (NW Herald)
  • Online Poll Pick Name of Loyola’s New Car-Free Block: St. Ignatius Community Plaza (DNA)
  • City Clerk Is Targeting 150K Vehicle Sticker Scofflaws (Sun-Times)
  • Chicago Drivers Filed 5,179 Claims for Pothole Damage This Year (Sun-Times)
  • Crews Are Re-Paving Sections of Loyola & Ridge in 40th Ward (DNA)
  • Oak Parkers Are Stoked to Be Getting Divvy Stations (Tribune)

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Claypool Pooh-Poohs Proposal to Combine Transit Agencies Under One Board (Sun-Times) How’s the Red Line Running? (RedEye, DNA) Signal Problems Briefly Stop Red Line Service at 63rd (Tribune) Emanuel Calls for Higher Fines for Parking Infractions, Car Towing (Tribune) Couple Killed in Glenview Garbage Crash Owned Korean Restaurant in Chicago (KoreAm) Metra Trains Running After […]

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Emanuel Says He May Refund Tickets From 2.9 Second Yellow Lights (Tribune) CTA Making Second Attempt to Bid Out 846 Series 7000 Rail Cars (Tribune) Transit Systems Will Test Out Ventra Mobile App in February (Sun-Times, Red-Eye) NJ Company Claims CTA & Metra Infringed on Its Smart Card Reader Patent (Sun-Times) Oak Lawn Man Charged […]

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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 […]