Today’s Headlines

  • Oberman: Sorry, Metra Fare Hike Won’t Lead to More Service (Sun-Times)
  • Metra’s UP-West Line Delayed after Train/Truck Collision; No Injuries (Tribune)
  • CTA Riders Sound Off on Random Bag Checks (RedEye)
  • Meetings Announced for 45th Ward Participatory Budgeting Process (DNA)
  • Husband of Actress Killed While Biking on Trail Is Suing Forest Preserve District (Tribune)
  • Second Man Charged in Wild West-Style Orange Line Train Robbery (RedEye)
  • New Ordinance Prohibits Limousines From Parking on City Streets (Tribune)
  • Limo Company Owes Almost $800K in Tollway Fees & Fines (Tribune)
  • Heritage Bikes & Coffee Is Opening an Outpost Near CTA’s Wilson Stop (DNA)
  • CBS Examines the Alleged Bicycle Menace, John Tries to Serve as a Voice of Reason

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More Coverage of the North Side BRT Hearing (DNA) Study: Illinois Cops Ignore Most Speeding Violations (Tribune) Driver Killed in West Englewood Crash (Tribune) CPD Will Be Doing Extra DUI Enforcement on LSD Saturday Night (RedEye) $16 Million Quincy Rehab Will Be Bankrolled Entirely With TIF Dollars (DNA) Keys to CTA Train Doors Have Been […]

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Emanuel Details Plans for Dealing With Potholes, Flooding (Tribune, DNA) Orseno: Metra Wants to Add More Trains, More Useful E-Alerts (Tribune, CBS) Wheel-Friendly Park Planned for Grant Park Gets Additional $1.5 Million in TIF (DNA) Business Owners Satisfied With Changes to Wilson Station Design (DNA) Police: Driver Did Drugs, Passed Out With Car Running While […]

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Emanuel, Quinn Break Ground on Wilson Red Line Station Reconstruction (NBC) Wilson Improvements Will Include New System to Minimize Train Track Noise (RedEye) Driver Leaving Parking Lot Fatally Strikes Woman in Wicker Park (RedEye) West Chicago Man Held on Bond After DUI Crash That Killed Father of 2 (CBS) Police Investigating Alleged Rape of a […]

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Newly Replaced South Red Line Gets Short-Term Slow Zone (RedEye) Metra’s Many Chiberia Train Snafus Show How Dysfunctional the System Is (Crain’s) Editorial: RTA Audit May Get to the Root of the Metra Woes (Sun-Times) 2 Women Killed After Minivan Stalls on I-290 in Forest Park (Tribune) Female Driver Charged After Injuring Pedestrian & Fleeing […]

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Red Line, Green Line Riders Not Looking Forward to Sharing Trains During Rehab (DNA) Single CTA Train Rides Could Cost $3 Under Ventra (DNA) CTA Closures Due to Wells Bridge Replacement Start Tonight (RedEye, Sun-Times) Chicago Seeks New Red Light Camera Vendor (Sun-Times) CTA Contractor Suffers Minor Injuries After Touching Third Rail, Causing Brief Delay […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, November 17

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Semi Driver Fatally Strikes Man on Bike Near North Shore Channel Trail in Skokie (Tribune) Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman After She Left the Harrison Red Line Stop (Tribune) “Transit Diaries” Reporter Discusses Her Own Experience With Being Groped on the Train (RedEye) MPC Hosted a Panel Discussion on the Anniversary of the Americans With […]