Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 30

  • Cyclist Loses Foot After Being Hit by Turning Truck Driver at Roosevelt/Wood (ABC)
  • After Driver Strikes N. Chicago Boy, Trashing His Bike, Police Buy Him a New One (Tribune)
  • Hoboken Crash Puts Pressure on Metra to Implement Positive Train Control (CBS)
  • Signal Problems Make Logan Traffic Circle More Dangerous Than Ever (Chicagoist)
  • DNA: Taxi Use Down 23 Percent This Year in Chicago Due to Ride-Share
  • Chicago Taxi Data: Busiest & Slowest Days, Average Tips, Etc. (DNA)
  • CDOT Starts Construction on the Wells-Wentworth Connector (DNA)
  • Aerial shows How Highway Form the Borders Between Bridgeport and Chinatown (DNA)

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, April 9

Tribune‘s Misleading Traffic Camera Coverage Wins “Fairness in Journalism” Award Pawar Approves Zoning Change for Montrose Green TOD Project (DNA) SUV Driver Dies After Crashing Into Pole on 600 Block of North Milwaukee (DNA) Police Release Security Cam Images of Suspects in Green Line Cell Phone Thefts (Tribune) 2 Men Say Taxi Driver Kicked Them […]

Today’s Headlines

Mother of Girl Fatally Struck by Bus Driver Is Suing the CTA (Sun-Times, NBC) CDOT Launches Construction of Sidewalk Bike Lanes on Roosevelt (DNA) Looks Like Durbin Has Scored $120 Million for Red/Purple Rehab (Crain’s) Blue and Green Line Disruptions This Weekend for Construction (DNA) Arlington Heights Holding Series of Meetings on New Bike Plan […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, February 25

CMAP Gets Ready to Launch the ON TO 2050 Plan (Delayed Until Next Wednesday) (WTTW) After Years of Complaints About Scant Service, Metra Is Adding a Run to Heritage Line (CTJ) Despite Judge’s Ruling, City Won’t Be Refunding Cam Tickets Any Time Soon (DNA) TransitCenter: Why Can’t CHI & NYC Transit Catch Up to Where […]

Today’s Headlines

Transpo Professionals Respond to Tom Kaeser’s  Anti-BRT Letter (Sun-Times) Metra Board to Interview 4 CEO Candidates, Including Orseno (Sun-Times) Death of Tollway Worker Exposes Weakness in Trucking Regulations (Tribune) SUV Driver Killed Female Pedestrian in East Side Hit-and-Run (Tribune) 2 Injured in North Park Pileup (Sun-Times) Metra Passengers Stranded on UP West Train for 3 […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 12

The Illiana Tollway May Not Be Completely Dead Yet (Herald) Illinois’ Loss of Population Is Bad News for Our Infrastructure (MPC) CDOT’s Sean Wiedel Talks About the Future of Divvy (SUMC) Driver Fatally Struck 61-Year-Old Woman in the Ashburn Neighborhood (Sun-Times) Hit-and-Run Driver Seriously Injured 2 Pedestrians in Austin on New Year’s Day (DNA) Driver […]

Today’s Headlines

State of Illinois Providing $10 Million to Expand Safe Passages Program (Tribune) Sun-Times Is Bankrolling Free CTA Rides for CPS Students on First Day (RedEye) 15 Injured After O’Hare Shuttle Bus Driver Crashes Into Median (Sun-Times) Flooding Has Put a Damper on Riverwalk Construction Work (Curbed) City Study Finds Taxi Drivers Make $12.14 an Hour, […]