Today’s Headlines for Monday, July 8

  • The City Is Planning Community Meeting on Divvy Expansion on Far South Side (Tribune)
  • Days After Woman Was Killed Trying to Recover Phone From Tracks, Her Niece Was Fatally Shot (Tribune)
  • 1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured After Shooting at South Austin CTA Bus Stop (WGN)
  • Driver Charged With Homicide, DUI After Striking Tree in Waukegan, Killing Passenger (Tribune)
  • Male Driver Dies After Crashing Into Loyola University Sign at Bend in Sheridan Road (WGN)
  • CTA Will Be Piloting “Baby on Board” Buttons to Allow Pregnant People to Requests Seats (Sun-Times)
  • Increased Metra Service, No Booze Allowed, Possible Difficulty Bringing Bikes, During the Taste (Sun-Times)
  • A Bike Tour Highlighted the History of Chicago’s 1919 Race Riot (WBEZ)
  • Black and Brown Lives in Green Spaces” Panel July 25 at the DuSable Museum, Cohosted by MPC

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  • planetshwoop

    Re: Divvy expansion

    I would love to see Divvy expansion plans. I’m glad to hear that it is coming to the Far South Side, but as someone who lives just at the edge of the current boundaries, it would be great to hear about the expansion city-wide.