- Construction for “Loop Link” BRT begins on Madison and Clinton (Sun-Times)
- David Kidwell: City Should Adjust Yellow Light Times to Pander to Speeding Drivers (Tribune)
- …But Tribune Columnist Eric Zorn Says Red Light Cams Are a Good Thing
- …And Kevenides Notes That They Can Provide Video Evidence After Crashes (Time Out)
- Driver Fatally Strikes Pregnant Woman in Englewood, Leaves the Scene (Tribune)
- Cyclist Wins Settlement After Being Struck by Driver Who Blew Light at 6 Corners (Keating)
- Accelerate Illinois Campaign Is Pushing for a Bigger Investment in Infrastructure (MPC)
- How Excessive Parking Requirements Affect Us All (MPC)
- Bikes N’ Roses, Shut Down by Rauner Cuts, Launches Crowdfunding Campaign (Sun-Times)
- Outdated System of Staging Cabs at O’Hare Creates Long Waits for Rides (Tribune)
- Prairie Path Crosswalk in Geneva Is Getting a HAWK Beacon (Tribune)
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