Streetsblog Chicago is on vacation today and will return on Monday. Have a great weekend.



Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 3

Local Leaders Are Pushing For Extension of Metra Service to Kendall County (Tribune) Osterman Merchants That Argyle Construction Headaches Will Be Worth It in the End (DNA) Elburn May Get Funding for Bike Bridge as Part of Deal With Forest Preserve (Daily Herald) Man Drives SUV Onto Basketball Court, Injuring 10-Year-Old Boy (Tribune) Jeff Park […]

Reserve Your Spot in a City With People-Friendly Streets

Help build a new Chicago, where cars don’t have first “Dibs” on public space. If you haven’t already done so, please donate to the Streetsblog Chicago Resurrection Fund today, so we can keep fighting the good fight for better walking, biking, and transit. If the site does not return to daily publication of original articles […]

Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 23

4,000 People Fill 79th Street to Raise Awareness of Chicago Street Violence (DNA) People Are Lining Up to Rent in Luxury TODs Along Milwaukee Ave. (Curbed) City’s 1st Affordable, LGBT-Friendly TOD Will Have 88 Units, 24 Parking Spots (DNA, WCT) After Crash in Belmont Gardens Both Vehicles Careen Into Buildings (Sun-Times) No Charges for Ticket […]

One Good Turn Deserves… A Tern Folding Bike

Big thanks to all of you who have donated to Streetsblog Chicago in recent weeks to help us reach our goal of $3,000 by January 1 — we’re more than two-thirds of the way there. If we can hit $3K by the time the giant Chicago star rises on the Hyatt Regency Hotel, it will […]