Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, December 16

  • 16 Laquan McDonald Protesters Arrested for Staging a Die-In on Congress Parkway (Tribune)
  • Anti-Displacement Protest Held by New Development Site by The 606 (DNA)
  • 46-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Elgin (Tribune)
  • Active Trans: Chicago’s Low Transit Score Ranking Show Better Funding Is Needed
  • The DePaulia Looks at Efforts to Get More Bike Lanes Installed on the South and West Sides
  • New segment of Lakefront Trail at Fullerton Now Fully Open (Curbed)
  • Wabash Lights Pilot to Launch Next Month With 12 Feet of Neon Under the ‘L’ Tracks (Curbed)
  • Haven’t Ridden the CTA Holiday Train Yet? Here’s the Rest of the Schedule (Tattler)

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First Public Meeting on Logan Development With 387 Parking Spaces Takes Place Thursday (Curbed) Car Donations Offer a Band-Aid Solution to Transportation Problems in Poor Communities (Tribune) Bike Rider Ricardo Longoria, 44, Fatally Struck in Oak Lawn (Tribune) 2 Seniors Killed, Several People Injured, in Bridgeview Crash (Tribune) Man Charged With Reckless Homicide After Crash That Killed […]