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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, October 13

10:24 AM CDT on October 13, 2020

    • Take this survey to show support for bus lanes on LSD without widening the drive (ATA)
    • Sterling Bay: Work on 606 extension, bridge to Lincoln Yards with bike lanes, begins next year (Block Club)
    • Police officer crashes, falls off overpass onto Kennedy Expressway; OB lanes closed near Foster (WGN)
    • Police searching for man accused of grabbing woman Sunday on Woodridge bike path (NBC)
    • Despite multiple recent CTA stabbings, it's unclear how COVID has affected crime on transit (CBS)
    • Metra expects only half of riders to return by end of 2021 (Evanston Now)
    • Block Club checks out the new Big Marsh pump track and sculpture

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