Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 21

  • Active Trans Heralds Chicago’s #1 Ranking in Bicycling Magazine
  • Why Won’t the Tribune Run Active Trans Letter Debunking Their Latest Anti-Bike Op-Ed?
  • Go Bronzeville’s Ronnie Harris Discusses Efforts to Improve Ped Safety With WBEZ
  • CTA Plans to Have Security Guard With Dog Patrol Red Line’s Belmont Stop (DNA)
  • Renting a Car in Chicago Involves Extra Hassles for Young Adults (RedEye)
  • Lots of Lane Closures on Lake Shore Drive This Month (DNA)
  • Cubs’ Ben Zobrist Rode His Bike to Saturday’s Game in Full Uniform (NBC)
  • This Saturday Families Invited to Camp on The 606 for Free, With Tents Provided (DNA)

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