Today’s Headlines for Monday, January 4

  • West Town Bikes’ Director: Chicago Will Be Better in 2016 if More People Cycle (RedEye)
  • Several Injured After Driver Hits CTA Bus on LSD Shoulder, Swerves Into Traffic (Tribune)
  • Motorist Crashes Through Storefront of Bridgeport Doughnut Shop (Twitter)
  • Driving Laws For 2016 Include a Fine for Parking in Electric Vehicle Spots (Expired Meter)
  • RFMA Continues to Campaign Against Planned Buffered Lanes on Lake Street (Gazette)
  • Chainlink Members Discuss the Planned Divvy Price Hike
  • Meet the Voice Actor Who Drives From Milwaukee to Record CTA Announcements (DNA)
  • John Talked 2015 Transpo on the 12/30 WBEZ Morning Shift Show (Starts at Minute 6:30)
  • Community Meeting on Belmont Overpass Removal Plan Scheduled for January 11 (DNA)

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