Today’s Headlines for Friday, June 5

  • CTA trains still skipping some downtown stations, buses rerouted due to bridge closures
  • Most Metra lines operating with modified Sunday schedules through June 7
  • Pace suburban bus and paratransit service is operating more-or-less normally
  • Divvy bike-share is still operating on a 6 AM to 8 PM schedule
  • Video shows horrific crash that left woman dead during police chase through city (CBS)
  • Lightfoot to change police pursuit policy after fatal crash (Sun-Times)
  • An Active Trans bus fellow discusses ways to make service safer during reopening
  • ELPC: Stopping the public transit death spiral is vital for mobility, climate change (Crain’s)
  • Cahill: Road-building is key for restarting Illinois’ economy (Crain’s)
  • Navy Pier is beginning to reopen and will offer free parking (Tribune)
  • Cook County Forest Preserves provides an update on reopening (WBBM)
  • John discusses the 6 pedestrianized streets for outdoor dining today at 1:20 PM on WGN

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