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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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) […]