Skip to Content
Streetsblog Chicago home
Log In
Today's Headlines

Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 21

8:45 AM CST on February 21, 2020

    • Driver dies after police chase ended with crash that split car in two (CBS)
    • Man charged in Monday's fatal Jackson CTA tunnel shooting (Sun-Times)
    • After Mag Mile robbery, suspects fled on Red Line tracks, causing major delay (Tribune)
    • Loop Alliance: Using the State Street median to store city vehicles is a waste of space (WTTW)
    • Hackathon will help Lawndale figure out how to use vacant lots under the Pink Line (Block Club)
    • New Double Door music club site proposed near Wilson station (Block Club)
    • New Geoffrey Baer travelogue "Chicago by 'L'" premieres March 4 (WTTW)
    • Bike Lane Uprising holds a happy hour at a location TBD on March 19

Get national headlines at Streetsblog USA

donate button
Did you appreciate this post? Consider making a tax-deductible donation to Streetsblog Chicago to help ensure our ongoing publication.

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog Chicago

Safe Streets Advocates: 1, NIMBYs: 0. After years of surreal opposition, CDOT finally begins building Dickens Greenway

After [checks watch] 4.5 years of stonewalling by some residents, yesterday the Chicago Department of Transportation started constructing the bike route.

October 3, 2023

Ald. William Hall (6th): The best way to reduce car dependency is make neighborhoods more walkable, profitable, and appealing

"If you want to see less car use, then make the proposition that it wouldn’t make sense to leave my neighborhood."

October 3, 2023

Advocates provide bikes to migrants, request help from CDOT to meet growing demand

Donation organizers say unless funds are freed up from a larger entity, bike distribution to asylum seekers is going to stay in crisis mode indefinitely.

October 2, 2023
See all posts