Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 23

  • Cyclist Who Was Reported to Have Been Fatally Struck Is Actually  in Stable Condition (DNA)
  • Driver Crashes While Trying to Cross Funeral Procession in Oak Park, 3 Injured (Tribune)
  • Uber: Requiring Chauffeur’s Licenses for Airport Pickups would Be a Dealbreaker (Sun-Times)
  • How Evanston Reinvented Itself Through Transit-Oriented Development (Politico)
  • Southbound Red Line Trains Won’t Stop at Jarvis, Morse, or Loyola This Weekend (DNA)
  • Early Shift Worker Says It’s Standing Room Only on the South Red Line (Sun-Times)
  • 3 Ways You Can Support the Transit Future Campaign (Active Trans)
  • Time-Lapse Video of the Wilson Station Reconstruction Project (DNA)
  • Emanuel Says the Lucas Museum Plan Will Accommodate Bears Tailgaters (DNA)
  • Governing Talks With Gabe Klein About His New Book “Start-Up City
  • Volunteers Clean Up Western Avenue in Lincoln Square (DNA)
  • “Listen & Learn” Event About Chicago’s New ADA Guidelines on 11/18 (Guen Design)

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Quinn Names a Panel to Reform Regional Transit, Which Is a Tall Order (Crain’s, ABC) Governor Wants to Eliminate Salaries for Transit Board Members (Sun-Times) Red Line Rehab Is Chugging Along (CBS) Woman Gardening Killed When Boy Gets in Driver’s Seat, Accidentally Hits Gas (NBC) Businesses Say They’re Opening on Ashland to Take Advantage of […]

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Four North Red Line Stations Will Be Rebuilt, Made ADA Compliant (Sun-Times, RedEye) … But South Siders Complain About the Wait for the Red Line Extension (Tribune) More Deets About Metra’s Clout Hiring Files (Tribune) CTA Approves $13.4 Million Contract for Anti-Bus Bunching System (RedEye) Chicagoist Checks Out the Transit Future Campaign TOD Proposed for […]

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AP Analysis Finds Patronage Hiring at IDOT (Sun-Times) Metra Hires New Chief for Embattled Police Department (Tribune, Sun-Times) Flooding Closes Roads in Cook & Lake Counties (Tribune) Active Trans‘ “Bikes on Wheels” Program Loans Trailer Full of Cycles to ‘Burbs Man Strikes Parking Garage Staffer, Drives Away With Victim on His Hood (DNA) Insurance Company […]

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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 […]

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DePaul Report Looks at the Bloomingdale Trail’s Effect on Housing Prices (Tribune, Curbed) Riverwalk Designer Talks About How It Reflects the Zeitgeist of Modern Park Design (Curbed) New Lawsuit Filed Against Red Light Camera Program (Tribune) DNA Looks at the Safe Roads Amendment Ballot Initiative Another Charge for Breaking Into Cars in Metra Parking Lot, This Time […]

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Big Turnout at Last Night’s Ashland BRT Advocate Social (Expired Meter) Federal Shutdown is a Speed Bump for Ashland BRT Environmental Assessment (DNA) Automated Speed Cameras Begin Issuing Tickets Today (CBS) A Long List of Reasons Drivers Should Stop Bellyaching About Speed Cams (Tribune) Man Charged in Grand Crossing Chase and Crash That Injured 3 […]