Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 8

  • 4 Hearings This Month on Pace Budget, Including Possible Fare Hike (Sun-Times)
  • 63-Year-Old Woman Dies Two Days After Being Struck at Howard & Western (Sun-Times)
  • Emanuel Is in D.C., Angling for Federal Funds for Union Station Rehab (Crain’s)
  • Many Cabbies Are Striking Today in Protest of Ride-Share Policies, Others Are Still Working (CBS)
  • In Response, Uber Argues That Taxis Underserve Low-Income Neighborhoods (Chicagoist)
  • CTA Wins an Award for Its Sassy Ad Campaign Against Bad Transit Riding Behavior (Chicagoist)
  • Giant Sculpture Made of Tires Installed on The 606’s Damen Plaza (DNA)
  • Streets of Wrigleyville Are Pedestrianized as Cub Fans Celebrate Wild-Card Win (Tribune)
  • Next City Tours the Riverwalk Extension With Designer Gina Ford
  • More Before-and-After Views of the Clybourn Curb-Protected Bike Lanes (CDOT)
  • DNA Gets Fall Bike Gear & Fashion Tips From NW Side Cyclists
  • Klein & Schwartz Discuss Their New Books at Upcoming “Think & Drink” Events (MPC)

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