Today’s Headlines

  • Alleged Bagman in Redflex Bribery Scandal Scheduled to Plead Guilty Today (Tribune)
  • Plan to Boost Income for Cabbies Without Raising Fares Passes in Committee (Sun-Times)
  • Reilly Proposes Crackdown on Valet Parking in Tow Zones (Sun-Times)
  • Man Fleeing Police Crashes Car into CTA Bus & 5 Parked Cars in Brighton Park (Tribune)
  • Yet Another “Crash-and-Grab” Burglary, This Time on the Mag Mile (Tribune)
  • 18th Street Bridge Will Be Closed for Repairs Until April (DNA)
  • RedEye Looks at Active Trans’ Campaign to Separate Pedestrians & Cyclists on Lakefront Trail
  • Homeless People Discuss the Ins-and-Outs of Panhandling on Expressway Ramps (WBEZ)
  • Second Ward Aldermanic Hopeful Says She’ll Personally Fix Your Local Pothole (DNA)
  • Holiday Train Visits the Pink Line Today (Tattler)

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Ventra Cards Go On Sale at Stations and Retail Outlets Today (Tribune, Sun-Times, CBS) Wrong-Way Driver on Eisenhower Who Killed 2 Women charged With DUI (Sun-Times) Pickup Driver Strikes 2 Cars, Killing 1 and Injuring 3, Flees Scene in Humboldt Park (DNA) Motorcyclist Fatally Injured After Striking another Biker in South Deering (DNA) Preckwinkle Speaks […]

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Mayor Proposes Strengthening TOD Ordinance — More on SBC Later Today (Tribune) CPS Cutting 270 Bus Stops, Creating Walks to Stops as Long as 1.5 Miles (DNA) Driver Fatally Strikes Pedestrian in Portage Park (Tribune) Police Are Investigting Fatal Zion Car Crash as a Homicide (Sun-Times) 3 People Struck, 2 Critically, in 2 Different Incidents at […]

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Little Village Paseo Plan Expanded to a 4-Mile Trail Connecting With Pilsen (Sun-Times) Emanuel Wants to Widen Lakefront Between 51st & 31st, Ohio & Fullerton (Tribune) How to Organize a Walk Audit (Active Trans) Evanston Will Add Bike Racks to CTA & Metra’s Chicago Avenue-Main Street stations (Tribune) Residents Continue to Gripe Because 14 Cars […]

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Yesterday’s Blizzard Delayed Planes, Trains and Automobiles (Tribune) Derailment Causing BSNF Delays Today (Tribune) Man Driving While High in Maywood Seriously Injures 2 Pedestrians (Tribune) Video: Terrifying Car / Metra Train Collision in Desplaines, No Injuries (NBC) CTA Moves Forward With Plan for 4G Service in Subways (RedEye) A Profile of Martin Oberman, New Metra […]

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Bixi, Which Makes the Equipment for Divvy, Files for Bankruptcy (Tribune, Sun-Times) Ex-CDOT Engineer’s Says BRT Won’t Work Due to Chicago Exceptionalism (Sun-Times) Lake-Effect Snow Likely to Cause Transportation Headaches Today (Sun-Times, DNA) Nonprofits Say $3 Ventra Cards Make It More Expensive to Help Clients (Tribune) City Extends RedFlex Red Light Cam Contract Another 3 […]