Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 15

  • Council Approves Plan to Let 1.5M Drivers Contest Red Light Tickets (Sun-Times)
  • Driver Who Injured Girl, 11, in Chatham Charged With DUI, Hit-and-Run (Tribune)
  • Neighbors: Traffic Controls Needed on Vincennes Block Where Driver Struck Girl (CBS)
  • Driver Who Killed Norman David Esho Charged With Dunning Murder (DNA)
  • After Falling Concrete Injures Passenger, 3 Union Station Tracks Closed (Tribune)
  • Police: Teens Have Been Robbing People Near West Side Blue Line Stations (Sun-Times)
  • Beale & Burke Propose Ordinance Banning Self-Driving Cars (Chicagoist)
  • CTA Killjoys Ban Skateboarding Onboard ‘L’ Trains (CBS)
  • Celebrate International Day of Peace on 9/18 With Music, Processions on The 606
  • Illinois Bike Summit Takes Place This Monday in Bloomington-Normal

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Today’s Headlines

Transit Taskforce Releases Report Calling for a Single Transit Agency (Tribune, Crain’s) Taskforce Links Mike Madigan to Patronage Hires at Metra (Sun-Times) Editorial: Transit Job Patronage Must Be Eliminated Before Funding Is Increased (Tribune) The CTA Has Been Having an April Fool’s Year (RedEye) 1 Killed, 2 Injured in Schaumburg Crash (Tribune) Driver Who Critically […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, February 13

Could Trump, an Airport Express Fan, Be Onboard With O’Hare Train Plan? (Sun-Times) Open Thread: How Would the Express Train to O’Hare Work? (Curbed) The Straight Dope Looks at Why Drivers Who Kill Cyclists Usually Don’t Face Serious Charges 2-Year-Old Girl, 26-Year-Old Man Injured in Bronzeville Crash (CBS) 11-Year-Old Boy Killed After SUV Driver Runs Red, […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, October 6

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 […]

Today’s Headlines

Union Leader Says Free Rides Costing CTA Thousands, CTA Says He’s Wrong (CBS, NBC) “Punkin’ Donuts,” Steps from Train, to be Swapped for Development With 116 Spaces (Transitized) Residents Kvetch About Losing 56 Wrigley Parking Spots. They’re Gaining 493 More. (DNA) Osterman Successfully Fights to Keep Red Light Cam at North End of LSD (DNA) […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 12

Active Trans Asks the City to Increase Its 50-Mile Bike Lane Goal to 100 Miles (Tribune) White House & U.S. DOT Will Honor Slow Roll Chicago’s Oboi Reed Next Week (Tribune) Aldermen Complain That Menu Item Costs Have Skyrocketed in The Last Decade (Sun-Times) SUV Driver Seriously Injured Pedestrian in Naperville (Sun-Times) Prosecutor: Cocaine-Covered Driver […]

Today’s Headlines

Free Sunday Car Parking Started Yesterday (DNA) Chicago to Reach 25 On-Street Bike Parking Corrals (Sun-Times) Illinoisans Support Statewide Ban on Cell Use While Driving (Sun-Times) Unlicensed Driver Kills Pedestrian in Romeoville (CBS) Motorcyclist in Serious Condition After Dan Ryan Crash (Tribune) Mailman Charged With DUI After Near West Side Crash (Tribune) CTA Should Choose […]