Today’s Headlines for Friday, May 29

  • IL Lawmakers Want $5 Surcharge on Traffic Tickets to Fund Police Body Cameras (Tribune)
  • 4 Republican Rauner Appointees Take Seats on IL Tollway Authority (Tribune)
  • CTA Piloting an Additional Evening Run of Purple Line Express (City of Evanston)
  • Metra Adding Express Service to Weekend Trains on Rock Island Line (Sun-Times)
  • 42 Businesses Come Out in Favor of Keeping Kinzie PBLs in Place (Active Trans)
  • Active Trans Makes an Argument in Support of the Belmont Flyover
  • Why Is an Auto Parts Store Going in Next to a Metra Stop? (Main Street Beverly)
  • Mississauga News Gives Ex-Chicago Bike Coordinator Ben Gomberg a Hero’s Welcome
  • Cortland Bridge Will Be Closed to Cars & Bikes All Summer (Lincoln Park Chamber)
  • Cyclist Who Awoke in Hospital Trying to Figure Out How Crash Happened (DNA)
  • Despite Failed Crowdfunding Attempt, Hyde Park Bike Shop Will Stay in Business (Maroon)
  • Was CTA Courtesy Campaign Rude to Use the Word “Crap” in an Advertisement? (Tribune)

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