Today’s Headlines for Friday, April 24

  • Stay at Home extended to May 30, masks must be worn in indoor public spaces (Block Club)
  • With libraries, retail outlets closed more homeless people are sheltering on the CTA (Tribune)
  • Ex-Trib transpo columnist Hilkevitch wonders if packed ‘L’ trains will be a thing again (Sun-Times)
  • Prosecutors: Man fleeing police caused crash in West Garfield Park that killed passenger (Tribune)
  • 95th-bound Red Line trains skipping 3 Edgewater stations this weekend (WTTW)
  • Blair Kamin reviews the Riverview Bridge, aka The Hot Doug (Tribune)
  • Petition to reopen the Lakefront Trail for bike commuting breaks 1,000 signatures
  • Don’t do Critical Mass tonight — do your own #CoronaMass instead

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