Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, August 16

  • CTA Service at Fullerton Station Suspended for 2 Hours After Body Found on Tracks (WGN)
  • City: Uber, Lyft “Took Advantage” of Commuters With Surge Pricing During CTA Shutdown (DNA)
  • Divvy Day Pass Use Doubled During the Fullerton Stop Closure (DNA)
  • 3 Arrested After Man Walks in Street During Rally Against Alleged White Supremacist (Tribune)
  • Metra Board Expected to Vote Today for New CEO to Replace Don Orseno (Tribune)
  • “The Northland” TOD in Old Town With 60 Units, 20 Spaces Nears Completion (Curbed)
  • Work on S. Tower of Children’s Memorial Redevelopment Has Begun (DNA)
  • 37-Unit TOD With 7 Garage Spaces Pitched Near the Bloomingdale in Bucktown (DNA)
  • DuPage County Plans Better Multiuse Trail Connections (Active Trans)
  • Blue City Cycles Hosts Fundraiser for Victims of Charlottesville Car Attack Thursday at 7:30 (DNA)

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  • Chicagoan

    Soon, Bucktown will be a neighborhood full of black brick, glass, and steel buildings w/ floor-to-ceiling windows (Curtains drawn, of course, always.), polished concrete floors, and very little of the charming pre-war building stock left.