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Today’s Headlines for Friday, July 19

    • Chicago public transit leaders discuss state funding on Chicago Tonight (WTTW)
    • Urban public transit increasingly viewed as an attraction for major employers (CityLab)
    • Gurnee bridge replacement will include pedestrian and bicycle path (Daily Herald)
    • Transforming a suburban office campus into an urban village (Bisnow)
    • Sidewalk parklet coming to Clark Street in Rogers Park (Block Club)
    • Chicago Loop Alliance's Downtown Futures Series event happening July 31

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