Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, July 6

  • Grist: Truck Side Guards, Protected Bike Lanes Might Have Prevented Fatal Divvy Crash
  • Driver Charged With Aggravated DUI After Fatal Crash in Gresham (Sun-Times)
  • Evanstonians Celebrate the Launch of Suburban Divvy Service (Tribune)
  • Aaron Renn: Although Chicago Meter Deal Is a Nightmare, Don’t Write Off P3s (Tribune)
  • Metra Pass Provides Unlimited Rides to Lollapalooza for $20 (DNA)
  • 6-Week Reconstruction of Ridge Avenue Starts July 11 (DNA)
  • And the Winners Are… The 2016 Bike Commuter Challenge Awards (Active Trans)
  • Cremini! The Design for the Lucas Museum Might Have Been a Giant Mushroom (Curbed)

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