Today’s Headlines for Monday, August 29

  • Jessie Rosales, 45, Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver in North Lawndale (Sun-Times)
  • Denise Cavada, 49, Fatally Struck in Her Car by Driver Who Fled the Scene (ABC)
  • John Weighs in on New Law Clarifying Bicyclists’ Equal Rights on the Road (DNA)
  • CDOT Official Convicted in RedFlex Scandal May Get 10-30 Years Today (Tribune)
  • Tribune Looks at How Ventra Negatively Impacts Social Service Providers
  • Crain’s to Lawmakers: Jumpstart Negotiations Over Western Access Road to O’Hare
  • 47th Ward Will Use Menu Money for Pedestrian Countdown Signals (DNA)
  • Curbed Asks: What Are the Best Public Plazas in Chicago?
  • Will The New Bike Shop in the “High Fidelity” Storefront Make Your Top 5 List? (DNA)
  • It’s Getting Real in the Metra Quiet Car (Chicago Magazine)
  • What Did You Do on Your Bike This Summer? Share Your Epic Story on The Chainlink
  • National Shared Use Mobility Summit Takes Place October 17-19 in Chicago (SUMC)

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Active Trans‘ Clear the Way Campaign Encourages Reporting Sidewalk & Bikeway Obstructions There Will Be a Parade Tonight at 5 PM on Argyle to Mark Opening of Shared Street (DNA) Driver Fatally Struck Boeing VP Pamela French, 55, While She Biked in Hinsdale (Tribune) Prosecutors: Teen Intentionally Ran Over Father 3 Times With Car, Killing Him […]

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Metra Has Added Charging Kiosks to 4 Downtown Stations (Tribune) Driver With History of DUIs Struck Man on Expressway, Drove off With Body on Windshield (DNA) Homicide Charge for Driver Who Fatally Struck Police Officer on Tri-State Tollway (Sun-Times) Motorist Crashes Into Grayslake Church, Injuring 5 Church Volunteers (ABC) Englewood Driver Rams Police Car, Sideswipes […]