Today’s Headlines for Friday, August 21

  • RedFlex CEO Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charges (Tribune)
  • Residents Hold Rally Against Rte. 53 Extension (Herald)
  • Letter: The Longmeadow Parkway Would Suck Retail Business Away From the Villages (Herald)
  • Des Plaines Wants Flashing Light Where 2 Ped Crashes Happened Within Hours (Herald)
  • 275-Unit Complex in Wicker Would Have 156 Spaces, Walkway Connecting Division & Milwaukee (DNA)
  • TOD With 1:4 Parking Ratio Proposed Near Western Brown Stop Gets Backlash From Neighbors (DNA)
  • Mount Prospect Want to Make Downtown More Pedestrian-Friendly (Herald)
  • Tribune Anti-BRT Crank John McCarron Is at It Again
  • UberESPAÑOL Launches in Chicago, Allowing Customers to Request a Spanish-Speaking Driver (DNA)
  • Another $19.5 Million Is Being Spent on the $820 Million Jane Addams Tollway Rehab (Tribune)
  • For Once, IDOT Is Recommending Public Transit as a Road Construction Alternative (Sun-Times)
  • Once Again, Neighbors Oppose a Plan to Improve Jefferson Park, Killing SSA Proposal (DNA)

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