Today’s Headlines

  • Foxx Drops by to Announce $120 Million in Federal Funds for Your New Blue (DNA)
  • Jeff Park Plan Highlights City’s Failure to Think Big With Station Rehabs (Steven Can Plan)
  • CDOT Plans to Dramatically Shorten Pedestrian Crossing Distance at Touhy/Rogers (DNA)
  • Jewel Considers Shrinking Parking Lots to Create More Retail Space (Crain’s)
  • Cop Who Fatally Struck Woman in ’02 Charged With New DUI, Hit-and-Run (Tribune)
  • Police Arrested 2 Drivers During DUI Sting in Bridgeport Last Weekend (DNA)
  • Thief Steals School Bus, Crashes It Into the Front of a “Card Frenzy” Store (CBS)
  • 2 Metra BNSF Trains Canceled This Morning Due to Switching Problems (Tribune)
  • While Chicago Warns Shoveling Scofflaws, Evanston & Naperville Ticket Them (Tribune)
  • If “Dibs” Is Fair for Parking, Why Not Apply It to Restaurants & Theaters? (Crain’s)
  • A Sneak Peek at the Bike Winter Art Show, Which Open This Friday (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines

Federal Appropriations Bill Is Good News for Red and Purple Line Funding (Crain’s) Orseno Defends Metra Performance During Last Week’s Chiberia (Tribune) Metra Trains Crowded Due to Repairs of Cars Damaged During Big Chill (Sun-Times) New Ravenswood Metra Station Slated to Open in May (DNA) Austin Will Be Getting Divvy Stations ( It’s Time to […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, February 22

Program Offers Low-Income Home Owners Near 606 “Forgiveable” Loans for Maintenance (DNA) A Battle Is Brewing Over Who Will Get the CTA’s Next Big Rail Car Contract (Crain’s) Daniel Hertz Provides 4 Reasons Why the O’Hare Express Is a Really Bad Idea (Chicago) City Plans to Take Over the Old Main Post Office & Find […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, March 24

For the First Time Since 2007, the Population of Cook County Has Dropped (Crain’s) Chicago Wins the Battle of the Bulge: New Bump of Lakefront Opens at Fullerton (DNA) Plan for Serpentine Pedestrian Bridge at 41st & LSD Clears Plan Commission (DNA) Is Emanuel’s Recent Spate of Trail & Park Plans an Effort to Rehab […]

Today’s Headlines

Construction Starting Soon on Classy New Pedestrian Bridge at 35th (DNA) Anti-Bike Lane Campaign Launched in Barrington Hills (The Chainlink) Plans for 2-Way PBLs in Evanston’s Include All-Red Phase at Busy Crossing (Evanston Now) Man Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-80 in Country Club Hills (Tribune) Westmont Village Manager Arrested for DUI (Tribune) Interview: Alderman […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, December 29

Schlickman, Schweiterman, & Skosey Discuss Future of Local Transportation (Herald) DNA Follows Up on Our Article About Slow Loop Link Bus Speeds Starting January 1, DUI Arrestees Can Drive With Breath Measuring Device (Tribune) Driver Critically Injured Pedestrian in 300 Block of East Wacker (Tribune) 4 Arrested After Driver Runs Over Police Officer in Lakeview (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, January 7

CTA Plans to Make All Stations Accessible Within 20 Years (Tribune) Crain’s: Illinois Will Be Penalized in $480 Million Bond Sale to Fund Infrastructure NW Indiana’s Infrastructure Outlook May Not Be as Rosy as It Seems (Tribune) Former VP of LAZ Parking Charged With Fraud (Sun-Times) Police: Armed Robbery Perpetrated on the Blue Line in […]