Today’s Headlines

  • Mayor Touts Infra Projects of 1st Term, Promises to Grow Divvy to 6K Bikes in 2nd (Sun-Times)
  • CTA Inking $32.5 Million Deal With Wireless Providers to Provide 4G Service in Subways (Tribune)
  • Metra Riders Discuss System Improvements They Want to See in the Wake of Fare Hikes (Herald)
  • Man Dies From Injuries 5 Years After Being Struck in Portage Park (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Crashes Into Corner of House in Washington Heights (DNA)
  • Emanuel Open to Adding Ped Countdown Signals at Intersections With Red Light Cams (Tribune)
  • Mayor’s Motorcade Has Run Red Lights 5 Times Since November (Expired Meter)
  • Loop Train Lines Will Be Rerouted for Construction Work This Weekend (DNA)
  • Chicago to Indianapolis Amtrak Service Extended for Another 2 Months (Sun-Times)
  • DNA Looks at The Campaign to Add a Sidewalk on 130th by Rosebud Farm Stand

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Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 5

City Hires Northwestern to Do Comprehensive Study of Red Light Cam Program (Sun-Times) Rauner Wants Tolled Lanes on I-55 So That Motorists Can Pay to Bypass Traffic (CTJ) Moreno Demands That All Lathrop CHA Units Be Replaced With Units on North Side (DNA) Driver Gets 8 Years for DUI Crash That Killed U. of C. […]

Today’s Headlines

32 Hurt When Blue Line Train Jumps Platform at O’Hare (Tribune, Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Man, 33, in West Town (NBC) Metra Considers Installing Ticket Cams at Crossing Gates (Sun-Times) Orseno: Penalizing Metra’s Freight Partners for Delays Is Not a Good Strategy (Tribune) Red Light Cams Seem to Be Succeeding in Changing Driver Behavior (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines

Metra to Offer Mobile Ticketing, Some Ventra Use, By January 1 (Sun-Times) Kennedy Construction Finishes Early, Carmageddon Predictions Unfounded (Tribune) 1 Out of 5 Rush-Hour Metra BNSF Trains Is Late (Tribune) CTA Use by Low-Income People With Disabilities Has Skyrocketed (Tribune) Teen Charged With Reckless Homicide After Striking Construction Worker  (Sun-Times) Alderman Dowell Speaks Out […]

Today’s Headlines

Ordinance Would Double Fine for Dooring, Raise Fees for Cycling Violations (Sun-Times) Owner of Rib Joint Says Red Line Shutdown Will Hurt Business (Sun-Times) Maldonado Stopped for Passing on Right, Accuses Cop of Racism (Tribune, Sun-Times) CTA: De-Crowding Plan is Improving Commutes (CTA) City Having Trouble Severing Ties With Troubled Red Light Cam Vendor (Tribune) […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, November 24

City Announces Lyft May Service Airports, McCormick Place; No Word on Uber Yet (Sun-Times) Carter: Springfield Paying Its Normal Share of CTA Funding Wouldn’t Be a “Bailout” (Tribune) 2 “Traffic Experts” Say Chicago’s Speed Cam Program Is Bogus, a “Supporter” Says It Isn’t (Tribune) Pawar Thanks the Dozens of People Who Successfully Advocated for Restored […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, February 11

A Preview of the CTA’s New 7000-series ‘L’ Cars, With More Forward-Facing Seats (DNA) CTA Adding 940 New Security Cameras to Buses This Year (Sun-Times) Active Trans: U.S. Rep Lipinski Has a Strong Record of Supporting Transit & Biking Metra Up/West Service Resumed Today After Fire Damaged Signal Equipment (Sun-Times) Driver Pleads Guilty to Fatal […]