Today’s Headlines

  • Chicago’s Biggest Development Controversies of 2014 (Curbed)
  • Kevenides‘ Top Local Biking Stories of 2014
  • Illinois Adding Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Along Historic Route 66 (Expired Meter)
  • Pedestrians Die From Recent Crashes in Park Forest, Des Plaines, and Warrenville (Tribune)
  • Police Investigator Charged With DUI on Early New Year’s Day (RedEye)
  • Region Has Seen About a Dozen “Crash-and-Grabs,” AKA “Ram Raids,” Since Fall (LA Times)
  • … Including a Lincoln Park Best Buy Yesterday (Sun-Times)
  • 2 Men Charged With Assaulting, Robbing Men Who Fled Car Crash (Tribune)
  • Teens Snatch Bicyclists’ Purses in West Garfield Park & West Humboldt Park (RedEye)
  • As Man Files Report for Stolen Phone, Thief Ganks His Bike From Police Station Foyer (DNA)
  • Tattler Poll: What Is Your Biggest CTA Pet Peeve?

Get national headlines from Streetsblog USA

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, April 28

|
NTSB Meeting Today on Cause of 2014 Escalator Crash at O’Hare Blue Line Stop (Sun-Times) Activists Hope New CTA Chief Could Mean Return of 31st, Lincoln Bus Lines (DNA) Workers Remove Concrete Bridge West of Wilson Red Line Stop (Uptown Update) Englewood Fitness Center Owner Applauds Divvy’s Expansion to the Neighborhood (DNA) Motorcyclist Strikes Pedestrian […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Cuts in State Subsidy of Reduced Fares Will Cost the CTA Millions (Tribune) Cubs Propose Ped Bridge From Red Line to to Wrigley Field (DNA) Emanuel Accuses RTA Board of Being Negligent During Metral Scandal (Sun-Times) Osterman Introduces Ordinance to Pedestrianize Kenmore Near Loyola (DNA) More Divvy  Stations Coming to Wicker Park / Bucktown and […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Divvy Set a New Ridership Record Saturday (Tribune, Crain’s) Map: Lots of CTA Projects Going on This Summer (RedEye) Study Looks at Improving Area Around Evanston Transit Stations (Northwestern) Man Who Was Charged in South Side Crash Has Died From Injuries (Tribune) Teen Driver in Fatal December Crash Charged With Homicide (DNA) Pileup on Dan […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Free Sunday Car Parking Started Yesterday (DNA) Chicago to Reach 25 On-Street Bike Parking Corrals (Sun-Times) Illinoisans Support Statewide Ban on Cell Use While Driving (Sun-Times) Unlicensed Driver Kills Pedestrian in Romeoville (CBS) Motorcyclist in Serious Condition After Dan Ryan Crash (Tribune) Mailman Charged With DUI After Near West Side Crash (Tribune) CTA Should Choose […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Driver Fatally Strikes 12-Year-Old Boy in Elgin (Tribune) Man Who Killed Musician in Wrong-Way Crash on I-290 Charged With DUI (Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run SUV Driver Seriously Injures Crossing Guard in West Pullman (ABC) Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Passenger (DNA) Motorist Falls Into Chicago River Following Crash on Congress Parkway Bridge (Tribune) DUI Strike […]

Today’s Headlines

|
More Than 100K Chicago Card Users to Get Ventra in Mail This Week (Sun-Times) Quinn Signs Bill Raising Speed Limit on Rural Highways to 70 MPH (Chicagoist) U.S. Rep Lipinski: Allow Public Input in Regional Transit Reform Process (Tribune) FHWA: Illinois Interstates Are the Fifth Busiest in the Nation (Tribune) Cop who Suffered Heart Attack […]