Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, February 16

  • Aviation Commissioner Confirms O’Hare Express Won’t Use Blue Line Tracks (Crain’s)
  • Frustrated With Trains Blocking Intersections, City Seeks Fines Against CSX Transportation (DNA)
  • Driver Fatally Strikes Woman in Morton Grove and Flees the Scene (Sun-Times)
  • Reckless Homicide Charge for Driver in Fatal DUI Crash Who Fled (Sun-Times)
  • Man Says He Was Assaulted on the Red Line for Being Gay (NBC)
  • $50K Settlement for Bike Rider Sideswiped by SUV Driver in Gold Coast (Keating)
  • Student Who Uses a Wheelchair User Discusses the Challenges of Navigating the CTA (RedEye)
  • Struggling Merchants Hope Children’s Memorial Redevelopment Will boost Sales (DNA)
  • “My Block My Hood My City” Volunteers Shovel Sidewalks for Seniors in Chatham (DNA)
  • Vendors at the Chicago Auto Show Target Female Consumers (Tribune)
  • A List of Online Resources for Chicago Women Who Bike (The Chainlink)

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