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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IDOT Finalizing Circle Interchange Plans (Tribune) Report Shows Illinois Bike Trails Bring Economic Benefits (Active Trans) Bicyclist Killed in North Riverside (Sun-Times) CTA Plans to Upgrade Wireless Service in Red and Blue Line Subways (CBS) Family Files Suit Against Officers for Car Chase That Killed Their Son (Tribune) Man Held on $500K Bail for Fatal […]

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RTA Investigating Ventra Snafus (Tribune, NBC) Local Politicans Unhappy With Low DBE Participation in Ventra Contract (Sun-Times) Preckwinkle Appoints Ex-Banker to RTA Board (Tribune) Driver hits 4 Cars and Flees After Fight Near Zoo; No Injuries (Tribune) After Pedestrian Injuries, New Stoplight at Broadway/Balmoral (DNA) One Month Later, Red Line Rehab Still Getting Rave Reviews […]