Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 15

  • Yellow Line Reopening Soon; 95th Station Project Expands to Include Adjacent Rail Yard (Tribune)
  • Pace Plans $8 Million in New Service, $0.25 Fare Hike for Riders Paying With Cash (Active Trans)
  • Cullerton Throws His Weight Behind Movement to Restore #11 Bus Service (Tribune)
  • IL Senate Considers Automatic Voter Registration for People Renewing Driver’s License (IL News)
  • 1 Dead After Crash on Dan Ryan at 79th, Lanes Shut Down for Hours (Tribune)
  • Driver Backs Up Over Teacher in Schaumburg School’s Parking Lot (Herald)
  • After Recent Shooting on “Party Bus,” Aldermen Propose a Crackdown (Sun-Times)
  • Thompson Center Architect Proposes Adding Parking as a Strategy to Save the Building (Crain’s)
  • “Uber for Deliveries” Launched in Chicago Yesterday (Chicagoist)
  • Mount Prospect Is Adding Wayfinding Signs to Downtown (Herald)
  • Final ACTIVATE Alley Party of the Season Takes Place Next Week (Curbed)
  • Active Trans Member Summit on Tuesday 11/17

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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 […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 16

Could More Cooperation Between IL & Its Neighbors Improve Transportation for Everyone? (Tribune) Cyclist Who Was Struck by Semi Driver in Avondale On Sept. 2 Has Died From Injuries (Sun-Times) Teen Who Attacked Sikh-American Man in Road Rage Incident Charged With Hate Crime (Tribune) 3 Receive Minor Injuries After CTA Bus Driver Makes Sudden Stop […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, December 22

Impressions of Loop Link‘s First Weekday Service (Tribune, Sun-Times, DNA, CBS, Chicagoist) Ashland & Western Express Bus Service Started Monday (Sun-Times) New Study Links Chicago Expressway Pollution With an Uptick in Violent Crime (DNA) Violence Discourages Walking & Biking to School in Underserved Communities (Active Trans) Metra Adding Special Passes, Extra Service for the Holidays (Sun-Times) […]

Today’s Headlines

IL Supreme Court Dismissed Class Action Lawsuit Against Red Light Cameras (DNA) State Legislators Say They’ve Reached a Deal on Regulating Ride-Share (Sun-Times) MPC Roundtable Discussed the CREATE Program to Address Rail Congestion LFT Crash Survivor Calls for Better Bike/Ped Separation on the Trail (Active Trans) Park District Plans to Hike Metered Parking Rates in […]

Today’s Headlines

Metra Releases Hundreds of Index Cards With Job Referrals by Politicians (RedEye) Alderman Beale Opposed to Extending Red Line South on Halsted (Sun-Times) Chicago Parking Meters Stands to Make More Money Off Pay-By-Phone (Tribune) Van Driver Runs Light at Madison/Ashland, Injuring 12 Bus Riders (DNA) Cyclists Injured When Driver Blew Wicker Park 4-Way Stop Wins […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 30

Yellow Line Reopened This Morning — Rides Are Free for a Week (Tribune) The Fight Over the Rte. 53 Extension Is Heating Up (Tribune) Ald. Patrick Thompson: CTA Should Do a Feasibility Study on 31st Street Bus Line (DNA) On the Way to the Hospital, Driver Who Had Been Shot Injures Hospital Worker on Bicycle […]