Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, April 6

  • Joe Cahill: We Can’t Afford Not to Hike the Illinois Gas Tax (Crain’s)
  • Key Rauner Ally Comes Out Against MPC’s Proposal to Raise State Gas Tax (Crain’s)
  • Local Leaders Discuss the the Possibility of Extending The 606 E. to Clybourn (RedEye)
  • New Uber Ad Takes Aim at Ordinance That Would Require Chauffeur’s Licenses (Politico)
  • Active Trans Staffers, Englewood Residents Discuss Ped Safety Issues at 63rd/Halsted (DNA)
  • Nixing Manufacturing District Zoning Will Open Finkl Site to Other Uses (Curbed)
  • Des Plaines Approves Study for Pedestrian Underpass (Herald)
  • Streamwood Red Light Cameras May Go Live Next Month (Herald)
  • Editorial: It’s High Time for a Crackdown on Lincoln Towing Services (Tribune)
  • Navy Pier Plans to Raise Garage Parking Prices (Crain’s)
  • Spot a Blackhawks-Themed Divvy, Post a Photo, Win Free Schwag (CDOT)

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Today’s Headlines

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, November 11

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CDOT Releases 2014 Bikeway Report, Plans to Extend Vincennes & Milwaukee PBLs This Spring 43rd Ward Candidates Respond to Questions About Walking, Biking, and Transit (BWLP) Amtrak Kicks in $12 Million for Union Station Work. Does This Mean No More Leaky Ceilings? (Sun-Times) DUI Crackdowns Planned for Bridgeport & Gresham — Which Had 2 fatal Crashes […]

Today’s Headlines

Mayor Touts Infra Projects of 1st Term, Promises to Grow Divvy to 6K Bikes in 2nd (Sun-Times) CTA Inking $32.5 Million Deal With Wireless Providers to Provide 4G Service in Subways (Tribune) Metra Riders Discuss System Improvements They Want to See in the Wake of Fare Hikes (Herald) Man Dies From Injuries 5 Years After […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 15

Yellow Line Reopening Soon; 95th Station Project Expands to Include Adjacent Rail Yard (Tribune) Pace Plans $8 Million in New Service, $0.25 Fare Hike for Riders Paying With Cash (Active Trans) Cullerton Throws His Weight Behind Movement to Restore #11 Bus Service (Tribune) IL Senate Considers Automatic Voter Registration for People Renewing Driver’s License (IL […]