Today’s headlines for Friday, August 12

  • Suit: Police Profiled & Assaulted Woman in Hijab as She Entered State/Lake Station (Tribune)
  • IDOT Puts Out a Call for a Private Partners to Help Develop Toll Lane on I-55 (Tribune)
  • Ventra Is Still Causing Problems for Social Service Providers (Active Trans)
  • 2 Charged With Armed Robbery at Metra Station in Harvey (Sun-Times)
  • Plane to Extend Lakefront From Ardmore to Devon Will Appear on Ballot Referendum (Curbed)
  • Chicago Research Scientist Wants to Develop an Autonomous Wheelchair (Crain’s)
  • Transit-Oriented Development Planned for the CTA’s Sheridan Stop (Curbed)
  • Friends of the Parks’ L.A.T.E. Ride All-Night Pedal Takes Place This Weekend

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  • BlueFairlane

    One thing you should never do is try riding home up the lakefront path in the opposite direction of the LATE Ride. Those people see no lines and refuse to get over or even look where they’re going, and they will run you down.

  • Is the Illinois tollway authority considered a potential “private partner”. It should be.

  • Fred

    And it supports “Friends” of the parks.