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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