Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, November 26

  • Data shows price of shared Uber trips in Chicago has risen significantly while UberX price hasn’t  (Reuters)
  • Several injured, including 3 children in Brighton Park crash; driver cited for lack of child seats (Sun-Times)
  • Turning jeep driver critically injured man, 22, in Steger crosswalk, sun in driver’s eyes blamed (Southtown)
  • Why Chicago needs dedicated funding for walking and biking safety infrastructure (Active Trans)
  • The 312 RiverRun bicycle causeway near Addison Street is ready to ride (Active Trans)
  • Cosmic Bikes discusses its plans for Bike Shop Day on 12/7, including donations to Lydia Home (BRAIN)
  • CTA Holiday Train rolls out on Friday (CBS)

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Thanks for your support, and enjoy your autumn.

– John Greenfield, editor, Streetsblog Chicago