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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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 19

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Kevenides: City Tried to Have Bike Lanes Classified as “Recreational Facilities” to Limit Liability CTA Plans to Add 27 All-Electric, Standard-Size Buses to Its Fleet (Sun-Times) More Coverage of the Campaign for More Frequent Metra Electric Service (DNA) Charges Pending Against Driver in Fatal, Possibly Alcohol-Related NW Side Crash (Sun-Times) Family of Woman Killed by […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 24

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CTA Budget Holds the Line on Fares for 8th Year in a Row (Tribune, Sun-Times, Crain’s) More Opinions About the Proposed Lockbox Amendment (Crain’s, J.C. Lind) Metra Will Test Real-Time Info Screens at 3 Loop Stations, 22 in ‘Burbs (Sun-Times) Cyclist Injured in Milwaukee Ave. Crash Assisted by Another Crash Survivor (DNA) Ald. Michele Smith Want 10-Acre […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 17

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$15M Belmont Blue Upgrade Will Include Permanent Prepaid Boarding (Curbed) Metra Proposes 5.8% Fare Hike to Take Effect February 1 (DNA) CTA Gets $400K Grant to Incorporate Divvy Info, Payment Into Ventra App (FTA) Ventra App Has Been Downloaded 1 Million Times (Tribune) Tribune Looks at the Transportation Lockbox Amendment Four ‘L’ Stations Will Receive Artwork […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 25

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Active Trans‘ Clear the Way Campaign Encourages Reporting Sidewalk & Bikeway Obstructions There Will Be a Parade Tonight at 5 PM on Argyle to Mark Opening of Shared Street (DNA) Driver Fatally Struck Boeing VP Pamela French, 55, While She Biked in Hinsdale (Tribune) Prosecutors: Teen Intentionally Ran Over Father 3 Times With Car, Killing Him […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 29

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Jessie Rosales, 45, Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver in North Lawndale (Sun-Times) Denise Cavada, 49, Fatally Struck in Her Car by Driver Who Fled the Scene (ABC) John Weighs in on New Law Clarifying Bicyclists’ Equal Rights on the Road (DNA) CDOT Official Convicted in RedFlex Scandal May Get 10-30 Years Today (Tribune) Tribune Looks […]