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    • MPC Part of Coalition Calling for Long-Term Federal Transportation Funding
    • Applying Vision Zero Principals in Chicago Will Reduce Pedestrian Fatalities (Active Trans)
    • Boy Who Lost Leg in Metra Crash Ducked Under Lowered Gate (Tribune)
    • IDOT Blocks 2 Lanes of Kennedy During A.M. Rush to Remove Graffiti From Sign (DNA)
    • Active Trans Wants Your Input for Their 2015 Municipal Election Platform
    • Arch for the Bloomingdale's Milwaukee Bridge Will Be Installed Saturday (DNA)
    • Skate & BMX Park Opens This Saturday in Grant Park (RedEye)
    • Po Campo Owner Maria Boustead Discusses Chicago's Transpo Biking Scene (Active Trans)
    • CTA Holiday Train Visits Blue Line Next Week (DNA)

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We are all in an underperforming Chicagoland transit network. But some of us are looking at the Star:Line.

According to Star:Line Chicago, "The 2034sight Plan is an ambitious — and achievable — ten-year framework to lay the groundwork to modernize Chicagoland’s existing local passenger rail system."

July 19, 2024

A semi driver fatally struck a person walking on Lower Wacker Drive. Did a locked gate contribute to the crash?

The victim may have been walking in the street because a gate limiting pedestrian access on the south side of Wacker was locked at the time.

July 19, 2024

This is Grand! CDOT cuts ribbon on new protected bike lanes on a key West Side diagonal street

The project also has lots of other nifty Complete Streets features, like raised crosswalks, bus islands, and the conversion of a dangerous slip lane to a new plaza.

July 18, 2024
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