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    • Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Maria Gonzalez, 5, in Chicago Lawn (NBC)
    • Reeve Jacob, 10, Dies After Being Ejected From SUV That Hit Median Wall Near Gurnee (WGN)
    • Most of Madison & Washington in Loop Now Under Construction for Loop Link BRT (Sun-Times)
    • ABC Takes a Stroll Down the New Riverwalk Section
    • RedEye Gives Airtime to Grumpy Bloomingdale Trail Neighbors and Offers Them Some Advice
    • City Releases Recommendations From Taxicab Driver Fairness Task Force (BACP)
    • Despite Rainy Weather, Thousands of Cyclists Fill LSD for Bike the Drive (ABC)
    • The DePaulia Looks at How the Fixed-Gear Trend Is Attracting More Teens to Cycling
    • The Story of the Man Who Brought Logic to Chicago's Street Numbering System (WBEZ)
    • Chicago Artist Fills Potholes With Ice Cream Mosaics (HuffPo)

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We are all in an underperforming Chicagoland transit network. But some of us are looking at the Star:Line.

According to Star:Line Chicago, "The 2034sight Plan is an ambitious — and achievable — ten-year framework to lay the groundwork to modernize Chicagoland’s existing local passenger rail system."

July 19, 2024

A semi driver fatally struck a person walking on Lower Wacker Drive. Did a locked gate contribute to the crash?

The victim may have been walking in the street because a gate limiting pedestrian access on the south side of Wacker was locked at the time.

July 19, 2024

This is Grand! CDOT cuts ribbon on new protected bike lanes on a key West Side diagonal street

The project also has lots of other nifty Complete Streets features, like raised crosswalks, bus islands, and the conversion of a dangerous slip lane to a new plaza.

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