Today’s Headlines for Thursday, May 21

  • Courtney discusses Chicago’s open streets movement with Fox Chicago
  • Active Trans hopes to raise $60K starting with its first-ever Giving Day tomorrow 5/22
  • Outdoor seating OK at IL restaurants after 5/29, hopefully not in “bus lanes and bike lanes” (Block Club)
  • To draw back riders, Metra offers $10 daily pass (Tribune)
  • Man, 51, cuts and pepper sprays man, 29, on Wilson platform during altercation (ABC)
  • Active Trans and Star:Line Chicago ask Metra to consider racial equity when making cuts
  • Safety tips for transit riders during COVID-19 (Active Trans)
  • Webinars on draft recommendations for Elmhurst ped/bike plan 5/27 at noon and 5:30 PM
  • Courtney’s promotion to SBC assistant editor, got a shout-out in Robert Feder’s media news blog

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