Today’s Headlines

  • Black Chicago Cycling Advocates Request Fair Distribution of Bike Facilities (People for Bikes)
  • West Side Residents Call for Improving Pedestrian Safety on High-Crash Corridors (Active Trans)
  • UIC Proposal for Obama Library Includes Bus Rapid Transit Line on Roosevelt (Newswise)
  • Fioretti Introduces Ordinances on Potholes, $58 Million Parking Settlement (DNA)
  • Police Officer Injured in 3-Car Crash in Lakeview (Tribune)
  • Activist Trying to Catch Teens Who Slapped Senior on ‘L’, Posted Video on YouTube (CBS)
  • Chicago Loop Alliance: Alley Parties Generated $400K for Local Economy (Tribune)
  • Does Chicago Really Need City Stickers for Automobiles? (Crain’s)
  • Local Bike Builder Legacy Frameworks Makes Cycles for Practical Transportation (Tribune)

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