Today’s Headlines for Monday, May 1

  • Active Trans: Tri-State Tollway expansion will only lead to more driving
  • Tribune: Emails Reveal IDOT Patronage Hiring Practices Under Pat Quinn
  • Ramirez-Rosa Is Downzoning a Stretch of Milwaukee in Logan Square (Curbed)
  • Police: Unprovoked Stabbing Attack on Red Line Near Addison Causes Minor Injury (CBS)
  • Burnett Hopes Parking Ban Will Stop Rowdy Nighttime Parties at Touhy-Herbert Park (DNA)
  • Milwaukee North Metra Train Stopped After Report of Suspicious Package (Tribune)
  • So-Called TOD at Wilson/Clark Would Have a 1:1 Units to Parking Ration (Curbed)
  • Western-Belmont Project Heads Into Home Stretch (DNA)
  • Traffic Concerns Kill Plan for 15-Story Hotel in River North (DNA)
  • South Side Critical Mass This Friday Leaving From Nichols Park in Hyde Park
  • Public Meeting on Improvements to North/Damen 5/9 at Pritzker Elementary (CDOT)
  • Lots of Events on the Lakefront Trail This Month (Active Trans)

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  • Anne A

    Another downzoning proposal: 5th ward alderman Hairston wants to put out the “not welcome” sign to new businesses or business changes.
    http://www.southshoreforall.org/2017/04/30/stop-the-down-zoning-of-71st-street/

  • planetshwoop

    My cynical take is that this is a way to garner campaign donations from developers. Seems like there should be a better way to “stop problem businesses”