Today’s Headlines for Thursday, March 31

  • Data Expert: Declining Cook County Population Is Nothing to Panic Over (Tribune)
  • #170 CTA Bus Route Will Be Cut Because U. of C. Is Ending Subsidy of the Route (DNA)
  • …While Hyde Park Businesses Offer Free Car Parking Vouchers to Customers (DNA)
  • Mike Quigley Tours Pace Facilities; Expansion of Rosemont Transit Center Planned
  • Man Arrested After He Allegedly Tried to Use a Fake Mobile Ticket on Metra (Sun-Times)
  • North Ave. Ped Bridge Will Be Closed for Rehab Project From April 11 to June 30 (Tribune)
  • 93-Story Tower Will Include Better Pedestrian Link Between River East & Riverwalk (Curbed)
  • Clark Is Nominated as the Best Urban Street in America’s Main Street Contest (DNA)
  • Local Heroes Like Mahalia Jackson & Chance the Rapper Featured on Chatham Mural (DNA)
  • Former Blackstone Bicycle Works Students Taking Over Management of the Shop (HPH)
  • After Successful Kickstarter Campaign, Artist Plans More Pothole Mosaics (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines

CDOT Rejects Foster Avenue Road Diet Proposal (DNA) Illinois Transportation Secretary Says State Road Funding Is Insufficient (Tribune) CTA Emails Survey to Riders About Their Seating Preferences (Tribune, Tattler) Winnnetka NIMBYs Oppose Creating Bike Routes on Their Streets (Tribune) Police Believe Report of Ranting Rider That Delayed Blue Line Was Unfounded (DNA) 3 Injured in […]

Today’s Headlines

Divvy Launching Friday; Stations Along Hawks Parade Route Will Open Later (Tribune) Additional Service, Bus Re-Routes, $5 Metra Rides During Hawks Parade Aldermen: Emanuel Dragging His Feet on Free Sunday Parking Exemptions (DNA) Yet Another Cyclist Doored on Non-PBL Milwaukee Avenue (DNA) Officials: “Patent Trolls” Targeted Metra (Tribune) CDOT Considering Sidewalk Bike Lanes on Roosevelt, […]

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, June 24

Witnesses: Man Was Riding Bike on Blue Line Tracks Before He Was Electrocuted (Tribune) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Crash in Hubbard’s Cave on the Kennedy Expressway (Tribune) Toddler Injured by Driver in Hoffman Estates, Days After Young Girl Was Fatally Struck (Sun-Times) Mundelein Trustee Refuses to Step Down After DUI Charges, Pressure From Mayor (Tribune) […]

Today’s Headlines

CMAP Board Votes 10-4 to Reject the Illiana Tollway (Tribune) After Ventra Registration Snafus, CTA Pushes Back Deadline to Switch Cards (Sun-Times, DNA) Top 5 Ventra Complaints (RedEye) Emanuel Says City Will Seek Plenty of Input Before Moving Forward With BRT (Sun-Times) Car Driver Hits CTA Bus in East Garfield Park , Injuring 8 (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, April 9

Tribune‘s Misleading Traffic Camera Coverage Wins “Fairness in Journalism” Award Pawar Approves Zoning Change for Montrose Green TOD Project (DNA) SUV Driver Dies After Crashing Into Pole on 600 Block of North Milwaukee (DNA) Police Release Security Cam Images of Suspects in Green Line Cell Phone Thefts (Tribune) 2 Men Say Taxi Driver Kicked Them […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, December 14

Anti-Displacement Protesters Take Over 18th Street in Pilsen (DNA) Lawrence Road Diet Has Made Street Ripe for Development — What Should Go There Next? (DNA) Actor Who Took Metra to Visit Family Fatally Struck While Walking From Station (Sun-Times) Driver Cited After Seriously Injuring 3 Pedestrians at Division and Ashland (Sun-Times) Elderly Woman Crashes Car […]