Today’s Headlines for Friday, October 28

  • Active Trans: Plan to Add a Lane to the Kennedy Will Just Induce More Driving
  • How Should Bike Riders Vote in the Upcoming Election? (The Chainlink)
  • 3 Metra UP Lines to Be Slowed 10 Minutes by Rail Work (Sun-Times)
  • CTA to Run Vintage “World Series Special” Rail Cars Before World Series (NBC)
  • Police: That Driver on The 606 the Other Day Wasn’t an Undercover Officer (Chicagoist)
  • Daniel Hertz Calls Out North Side-Centrism With “The South Side Exists” Tumblr (Chicagoist)
  • Lakefront Trail Events Are Tapering Off Next Month (Active Trans)

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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 Monday, November 7

Sun-Times Looks at the Funding Behind the Safe Roads Amendment Ballot Referendum 1 Killed, 2 Injured After Driver Collides With School Bus in Garfield Park (Sun-Times) Police: Man Posing as Ride-Share Driver Sexually Assaulted Woman (Tribune) Car-Sharing, Ride-Share Companies Offer Discounts for Election Day (Tribune) Demolition of Children’s Memorial Hospital Is Nearly Complete (Curbed) World […]

Today’s Headlines

Active Trans‘ To-Do List for New CDOT Commish Rebekah Scheinfeld CTA Close to Deal to Buy 846, 7000-Series Rail Cars (Tribune) Friends of the Parks Director, Who Pushed for Extending LFT, Steps Down (Tribune) 2 Dead in Norwood Park SUV Rollover (Tribune) Tollway Worker Killed, Trooper Injured in Truck Crash Near Aurora (Tribune) Freight Train […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, October 15

Yellow Line Reopening Soon; 95th Station Project Expands to Include Adjacent Rail Yard (Tribune) Pace Plans $8 Million in New Service, $0.25 Fare Hike for Riders Paying With Cash (Active Trans) Cullerton Throws His Weight Behind Movement to Restore #11 Bus Service (Tribune) IL Senate Considers Automatic Voter Registration for People Renewing Driver’s License (IL […]

Today’s Headlines for Friday, September 2

Tribune Editorial Responds to the Four Recent Chicago Bike Fatalities Rauner Moves to Fire 29 IDOT Patronage Hires From Previous Administrations (Tribune) MPC Looks at Why Leaders Haven’t Been Aggressively Pursuing Racial Integration Local Woman Launches Petition to Ban Shooting Photos, Video of Serious Crashes (CBS) Food Truck Vendors: Don’t Start Enforcing Overly Strict Operations […]

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, September 8

Vista, Chicago’s 3rd-Tallest Building Officially Breaks Ground (Curbed) Concerned About Gas Prices, Public & Commercial Fleets Explore Alternatives (Tribune) O’Hare Bound Blue Line Trains Won’t Stop at Harlem for Two Weeks (DNA) $1.5M Metra Rail Tie Replacement Project Starts in Hinsdale Saturday (Patch) 35-Year-Old Man Critically Injured After Crashing Car Into Building on NW Side […]