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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, June 30

9:09 AM CDT on June 30, 2020

    • Newly released video shows fired CPD chief Eddie Johnson sleeping in his car (Block Club)
    • Active Trans: During Chicago Bike Week, let’s recommit ourselves to safer streets
    • A mobility justice reading list, including articles by SBC's Courtney Cobbs (Active Trans)
    • Pedestrian Carlos Suncin fatally struck in south-suburban Calumet City (Tribune)
    • Suspension recommended for CPD sergeant who ordered arrest of CTA supervisor (Tribune)
    • Ald. Hadden says people are already using beaches, so lifeguards are needed (Block Club)
    • Metra is offering a $10 all-day pass at least until the end of the month (ABC)
    • La Nocturne Music Caravana bike ride with live music meets Friday 7 PM at 21st and Morgan

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