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)

Get national headlines at Streetsblog USA

ALSO ON STREETSBLOG

Today’s Headlines for Monday, October 17

|
$15M Belmont Blue Upgrade Will Include Permanent Prepaid Boarding (Curbed) Metra Proposes 5.8% Fare Hike to Take Effect February 1 (DNA) CTA Gets $400K Grant to Incorporate Divvy Info, Payment Into Ventra App (FTA) Ventra App Has Been Downloaded 1 Million Times (Tribune) Tribune Looks at the Transportation Lockbox Amendment Four ‘L’ Stations Will Receive Artwork […]

Today’s Headlines

|
After Crash, NTSB Considers Emergency Recommendations to the CTA (Tribune) Passenger Files First Lawsuit After Blue Line Wreck (Sun-Times) City Plans to Bring 4-G Wireless to 12 Miles of Chicago Subway (DNA) Former CTA Manager John Plante Tapped for Metra Board (Sun-Times) Walgreens Plans to Install Ventra Machines in the Coming Weeks (RedEye) Emanuel: Red […]

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 […]

Today’s Headlines

|
120-Plus People Showed Up for North Side BRT Hearing (Expired Meter) More Writeups of the South Side Open House (DNA, Chicagoist, Medill) Tranpo Experts: BRT Is an Affordable Way to Build New Rapid Transit Lines (Medill) Father Pfleger Accuses CTA Union Boss of Killing Ex-Offender Program (Tribune) All CTA Buses Have Been Outfitted With Better […]

Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, January 19

|
Kevenides: City Tried to Have Bike Lanes Classified as “Recreational Facilities” to Limit Liability CTA Plans to Add 27 All-Electric, Standard-Size Buses to Its Fleet (Sun-Times) More Coverage of the Campaign for More Frequent Metra Electric Service (DNA) Charges Pending Against Driver in Fatal, Possibly Alcohol-Related NW Side Crash (Sun-Times) Family of Woman Killed by […]

Today’s Headlines

|
Citizens Vent About Ventra at CTA Budget Hearing (Tribune, Sun-Times) A Sarcastic Guide to the Benefits of Ventra (HuffPo) Active Trans Leads Study to Improve the Illinois Prairie Path Man dies in Rollover Crash on Dan Ryan at 87th (Tribune) Charges Filed Against Trucker Who Fell Asleep at Wheel, Killing Trooper (Tribune) Vet Stops Woman’s […]