Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, March 15

  • Sanders Supporters Take Over Wabash Street During Late-Night Rally (RedEye)
  • Uber & Lyft Owe the City $15M, Leading to Calls to RequireChauffeur’s Licenses (Sun-Times)
  • Metra Inaugurates New 2:45 PM Run of Heritage Corridor (CTJ)
  • Blue Line Will Bypass Addison Station Until April 5 for “Your New Blue” Work (CTA)
  • Judge in Cann Case Rules Against Motion to Quash by Defense (Ride on Bobby)
  • Lawsuit Claims CTA Bus Driver Badly Beat Up a Passenger (Sun-Times)
  • Man Crashes Car Through Fence of Chicago Harbor Lock (DNA)
  • The Guy Who Jammed Cell Signals on the ‘L’ Becomes a Folk Hero for the Anti-Smartphone Set (Tribune)
  • Monthslong Lane Closings on Wacker Drive at Lake Shore Drive for Bridge Repair Work (Sun-Times)
  • 492 Units, 376 Parking Spaces Proposed for Greektown Tower (Curbed)
  • Cool New Drone Video Highlights Chicago’s Transportation Network (Curbed)
  • Remembering When the LSD “S” Curve Was a “Z” Curve (DNA)

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Today’s headlines for Friday, June 17

More Coverage of the Blaine Klingenberg Bike Fatality Case (Tribune, DNA) …And More Clueless Safety Preaching in the Mainstream Media (CBS) CTA Releases Final Designs for New 95th Street Terminal (DNA) Lincoln Ave. Bus Will Reboot on Monday — With Truncated Hours (DNA) Manor Ave. Neighborhood Greenway May Include Traffic Diverter (DNA) Green Line Arts Center Will […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, March 2

Driver Fatally Strikes 45-Year-Old Woman at 81st and Stony, Citations Issued (Tribune) Driver Charged for Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed 35-Year-Old Man in Norridge (Tribune) Elgin Man Charged With 5th DUI Had More Than 3 Times the Legal BAC Limit (Herald) There Was a Bus Tracker Blackout for More Than 14 Hours on Monday (Sun-Times) Pace […]

Today’s Headlines

Jason Prechtel’s White Whale: Finding Out Exactly Why the CTA Switched to Ventra (Reader) 2 Men Arrested for “Inhibiting the Flow of Traffic” at Black Lives Matter Protest (Tribune) CDOT Is Reversing the Direction of the Alley Next to the Chicago Cultural Center (Sun-Times) Smooth Move: Yacht Club Worker Rescues Driver After He Plunges Car […]

Today’s Headlines

Residents Will Contest Proposed Tower Next to Renovated California Station Tonight (Curbed) CTA Debuted Electric Buses Wednesday to Test If They Can Last 100 Miles (Tribune) New Edgewater Strip Mall Begins Construction Around Corner From 24-Hour Red Line Station (DNA) Court Monitor Appointed to Track IDOT After Quinn’s Patronage Hiring Scheme Unraveled (Tribune) Metra Board Chair: […]

Today’s Headlines

State of Illinois Providing $10 Million to Expand Safe Passages Program (Tribune) Sun-Times Is Bankrolling Free CTA Rides for CPS Students on First Day (RedEye) 15 Injured After O’Hare Shuttle Bus Driver Crashes Into Median (Sun-Times) Flooding Has Put a Damper on Riverwalk Construction Work (Curbed) City Study Finds Taxi Drivers Make $12.14 an Hour, […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, April 21

Loop Link BRT Construction on Washington Starts Tomorrow (DNA) Sun-Times: Claypool May Become Emanuel’s Chief of Staff; Rauner Appoints 2 CTA Board Members Emanuel Scoffs at Idea of Approving “Right to Work” Zones in Exchange for CTA Funding (Capitol Fax) Plan Commission Approves TOD Towers at Max Gerber Site in Logan Square (Curbed) Trucker Who […]