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    • Local Leaders Respond to GOP's Anti-Transit Platform (Crain's)
    • #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Arrested for Blocking Roadway in Lawndale (Tribune)
    • Tribune Endorses Proposal for Rapid Transit, Fare Integration on Metra Electric Line
    • Waukegan Woman Is 2nd Person Killed This Week by Driver on Sidewalk (Tribune)
    • Suspect Killed, Bike Cop Injured in Shootout by 18th St. Pedestrian Tunnel (Tribune)
    • Following Attack, Chicago's "Walking Man" Is Out of Hospital, in Good Spirits (Tribune)
    • Neighbors Support Zoning Change to Allow 197-Unit Tower by Wilson 'L' (DNA)
    • Seating Plaza Added as Part of Low-Line Market by Southport 'L' Stop (DNA)
    • Reilly Proposes Crackdown on Party Buses (Sun-Times)

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We are all in an underperforming Chicagoland transit network. But some of us are looking at the Star:Line.

According to Star:Line Chicago, "The 2034sight Plan is an ambitious — and achievable — ten-year framework to lay the groundwork to modernize Chicagoland’s existing local passenger rail system."

July 19, 2024

A semi driver fatally struck a person walking on Lower Wacker Drive. Did a locked gate contribute to the crash?

The victim may have been walking in the street because a gate limiting pedestrian access on the south side of Wacker was locked at the time.

July 19, 2024

This is Grand! CDOT cuts ribbon on new protected bike lanes on a key West Side diagonal street

The project also has lots of other nifty Complete Streets features, like raised crosswalks, bus islands, and the conversion of a dangerous slip lane to a new plaza.

July 18, 2024
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