Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 29

  • A Sign the Illiana Has a Pulse: Rauner Wants Tax Exemption for Its Building Materials (ELPC)
  • Bicyclist In Critical Condition When Struck by Motorcyclist Near Addison & Milwaukee (Tribune)
  • 5 Injured, Including 2 Children, After Car Chase Ends in a Crash in East Garfield (ABC)
  • Halsted Closure for Byrne Interchange Work Will Require CTA, UIC Bus Reroutes (DNA)
  • More Coverage of the Proposed TOD Law Update (Sun-Times, Curbed)
  • 606 Users: City Should Publicize the Trail’s Health Benefits to the Latino Community (Tribune)
  • Cyclists Cited in Lake County Crackdown Can Avoid Tickets by Taking LIB Test (Tribune)
  • Local Urban Planners Have Walked From California to Chicago, Heading to NYC (Fox)
  • R.I.P. Mitch Aliotta, “Lake Shore Drive” Bass Player (Sun-Times)
  • Anti-Development Protest Planned for Tuesday in Logan Square (Facebook)
  • Active Trans Is Hosting a Tour of the Cal-Sag Trail on August 8

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