Today’s Headlines for Monday, September 28

  • Metra Plans to Enter 21st Century by Piloting Wi-Fi on 10 Cars (Tribune)
  • Amtrak Piloting Late-Night Hiawatha Service to Milwaukee (Amtrak in the Heartland)
  • Prosecutors: Driver in Fatal Kennedy DUI Crash Had 0.24 BAC (DNA)
  • Authorities: Man Died of Natural Causes Before His Car Veered Into Oncoming Traffic (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Gets 180 Days Jail Time for Crash That Killed Hanover Park Teen (Herald)
  • Lawsuit Alleges CTA Bus Driver Drove Off While Teen Was Boarding, Injuring Her (Sun-Times)
  • Active Trans Hosted Complete Streets Conference for Suburban Cook County Leaders
  • Can South Loop Infrastructure Accommodate 3,800 New Homes? (DNA)
  • After Pressure From Neighbors, Hotel Project Is Adding 50% More Parking (DNA)
  • Biking From Downtown on Fulton Just Got Safer — New Stoplight Added at Halsted (DNA)
  • Dill Pickle Food Co-Op Is Moving to a Larger Space Just N. of Logan Station Entrance
  • Next Hearing in the Bobby Cann Case: Friday 10/2 at 10 a.m., 26th & California, Rm. 127

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Today’s Headlines

Union Leader Says Free Rides Costing CTA Thousands, CTA Says He’s Wrong (CBS, NBC) “Punkin’ Donuts,” Steps from Train, to be Swapped for Development With 116 Spaces (Transitized) Residents Kvetch About Losing 56 Wrigley Parking Spots. They’re Gaining 493 More. (DNA) Osterman Successfully Fights to Keep Red Light Cam at North End of LSD (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines

Emanuel Says He May Refund Tickets From 2.9 Second Yellow Lights (Tribune) CTA Making Second Attempt to Bid Out 846 Series 7000 Rail Cars (Tribune) Transit Systems Will Test Out Ventra Mobile App in February (Sun-Times, Red-Eye) NJ Company Claims CTA & Metra Infringed on Its Smart Card Reader Patent (Sun-Times) Oak Lawn Man Charged […]

Today’s Headlines

City Puts Out New RFP for a Development Team to Manage the Riverwalk (RedEye) CTA Removed 10 Miles of Slow Zones in a 1-Month Period (Tattler) Amtrak Considers Expanding Chicago-to-Carbondale Service (Crain’s) 5th Person Dies Weeks After Semi Crash on I-55 in Suburban Elwood (ABC) Police Will Target Drunk Drivers in Pilsen This Weekend (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 19

Kevenides: City Tried to Have Bike Lanes Classified as “Recreational Facilities” to Limit Liability CTA Plans to Add 27 All-Electric, Standard-Size Buses to Its Fleet (Sun-Times) More Coverage of the Campaign for More Frequent Metra Electric Service (DNA) Charges Pending Against Driver in Fatal, Possibly Alcohol-Related NW Side Crash (Sun-Times) Family of Woman Killed by […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, April 12

45th Ward PB Ballot Include Bike and Pedestrian Projects (DNA) Anti-Displacement Activists Blockaded Milwaukee to Protest New TODs (DNA) Active Trans‘ Bikeways for All Campaign Promotes Equity for South & West Sides Driver Who Killed DePaul Student in 2009 Hit-and-Run Gets 8 Years (Tribune) Driver Runs Red, Crashes Into Green Door Tavern, Injuring 3 (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 25

Active Trans‘ Clear the Way Campaign Encourages Reporting Sidewalk & Bikeway Obstructions There Will Be a Parade Tonight at 5 PM on Argyle to Mark Opening of Shared Street (DNA) Driver Fatally Struck Boeing VP Pamela French, 55, While She Biked in Hinsdale (Tribune) Prosecutors: Teen Intentionally Ran Over Father 3 Times With Car, Killing Him […]