Thanks so much to all of the generous readers who have already donated to the Streetsblog Chicago Resurrection Fund, and thanks for all the words of encouragement as we work to reboot the site. Fundraising is moving along at a steady pace, and I’m cautiously optimistic that we’ll be able to return to daily publication […]
I’m pleased to report that we’ve made significant headway in our efforts to revive Streetsblog Chicago through local funding. If we continue at this pace, we will be able to relaunch this spring. We owe it all to generous support from readers like you, as well as our advertisers, plus last week’s fantastic Pedway tour and pub […]
Keith Griffith is a Chicago-based freelance writer and arts critic. The Chicago Pedway, a warren of corridors connecting over 50 downtown buildings with Metra and CTA stations, can be baffling to navigate. But with dozens of private owners controlling different sections, administering the system might be an even bigger challenge. Susan Mea, a veteran planning […]
Thanks to all of our advertisers, sponsors, and loyal readers for helping us win the challenge grant!
Our expanded budget would allow us to promote Courtney Cobbs to co-editor and launch a new weekly feature on transportation issues imapcting Chicago's Latino community.
We’re looking forward to hanging out with Streetsblog readers at tomorrow’s meetup: December Streetsblog Chicago Reader Meetup Wednesday, December 7, 6-8 PM EZ Inn, 921 N. Western Ave. At the event we’ll sign a get-well card for bike-friendly 21st Ward alderman Howard Brookins, who was the victim of a vicious kamikaze squirrel attack while cycling on […]