Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 12

  • Active Trans Asks the City to Increase Its 50-Mile Bike Lane Goal to 100 Miles (Tribune)
  • White House & U.S. DOT Will Honor Slow Roll Chicago’s Oboi Reed Next Week (Tribune)
  • Aldermen Complain That Menu Item Costs Have Skyrocketed in The Last Decade (Sun-Times)
  • SUV Driver Seriously Injured Pedestrian in Naperville (Sun-Times)
  • Prosecutor: Cocaine-Covered Driver Stopped for Drag Racing Intentionally Rammed Police Cars (DNA)
  • Grayslake Woman Charged With Assaulting a Metra Conductor (Tribune)
  • Uptown Merchants Say Wilson Station Construction Is Hurting Business (DNA)
  • Streetwise Magazine Issue About The 606 & Gentrification Sold Like Hotcakes (DNA)
  • Auto-Erotic? House Your Beloved Vehicles in a Car Condo (Crain’s)
  • S. Lakeview Neighbors Launched Survey on Lincoln Hub, Will Discuss at Meeting This Tuesday
  • Hearing This Thursday in the Case Against the Driver Who Killed Bobby Cann (The Chainlink)

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Today’s Headlines

CTA Fires Train Driver From O’Hare Crash (Tribune, NBC) City Announces Plans for 20 Miles of Bike Lanes This Year (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA) “Transit Future” Proposal for Rail Expansion Is on the Right Track (Atlantic Cities) Editorial: Transit Taskforce’s Call to Consolidate Boards Is on Point (Tribune) Rahm Announces Plans to Repave 13 More Miles […]

Today’s Headlines

CDOT Announces Bike Share System, Called “Divvy” Will Launch This Spring (Tribune) Illinois Senate Votes for School Bus Safety Cameras; Drivers Whine (Tribune, Expired Meter) Lawsuit Over Fatal 2012 Megabus Crash (Tribune) Ashland Overpass at Pershing Slated for Demolition (DNA) Driver Shot to Death in West Pullman, Crashes Into House (Tribune) Motorist Exposes Himself, Then […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 24

Witnesses: Man Was Riding Bike on Blue Line Tracks Before He Was Electrocuted (Tribune) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Crash in Hubbard’s Cave on the Kennedy Expressway (Tribune) Toddler Injured by Driver in Hoffman Estates, Days After Young Girl Was Fatally Struck (Sun-Times) Mundelein Trustee Refuses to Step Down After DUI Charges, Pressure From Mayor (Tribune) […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 11

Union Pacific & BNSF Plan to Suspend Operations Rather Than Violate PTC Deadline (Tribune) Pace Bus Riders Who Pay With Cash Could See a 25-Cent Fare Increase (Tribune) Civic Federation Calls for Abolishing Menu Program, Emanuel Says That’s a Non-Starter (Sun-Times) Uber Will Lease Cars to Chicago Ride-Share Drivers Who Don’t Own Them (DNA) Sikh […]

Today’s Headlines

NTSB on O’Hare Crash: Train Wasn’t Speeding, Brakes Engaged (RedEye) Passengers in Blue Line Crash File Lawsuits (Tribune, Sun-Times, NBC) Video Footage of O’Hare Collision Surfaces (CBS) Police, State’s Attorney Provide More Details in Stokowski Case (Tribune, DNA) Driver Crashes Into 3 Cars Near Obama’s House, Flees in Taxi (DNA) 3 Ride-Sharing Drivers Join in […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 27

Mayor Proposes Strengthening TOD Ordinance — More on SBC Later Today (Tribune) CPS Cutting 270 Bus Stops, Creating Walks to Stops as Long as 1.5 Miles (DNA) Driver Fatally Strikes Pedestrian in Portage Park (Tribune) Police Are Investigting Fatal Zion Car Crash as a Homicide (Sun-Times) 3 People Struck, 2 Critically, in 2 Different Incidents at […]