Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 24

  • CTA Budget Holds the Line on Fares for 8th Year in a Row (Tribune, Sun-Times, Crain’s)
  • More Opinions About the Proposed Lockbox Amendment (Crain’sJ.C. Lind)
  • Metra Will Test Real-Time Info Screens at 3 Loop Stations, 22 in ‘Burbs (Sun-Times)
  • Cyclist Injured in Milwaukee Ave. Crash Assisted by Another Crash Survivor (DNA)
  • Ald. Michele Smith Want 10-Acre Park as Part of Finkl Redevelopment (DNA)
  • Plan Commission Approves Upgrades to Theater on the Lake (Curbed)
  • The Tribune Looks at the Advantages of Transporting Kids by Cargo Bike
  • A Look Inside the New Kenect TOD Apartments (Curbed)
  • Wrigleyville Parking Prices Skyrocketed During the Playoffs (Tribune)

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