Skip to Content
Streetsblog Chicago home
Streetsblog Chicago home
Log In
Today's Headlines

Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 1

    • Bill eliminating local match for walk/bike infrastructure becomes law (ATA)
    • Protesters want cop fired who grabbed Black woman walking dog along lakefront (Block Club)
    • 1 dead, 1 critically injured after motorcycle-van crash in Calumet Heights (Sun-Times)
    • After drowning in Rogers Park, neighbors installed life ring, park district removed it (Block Club)
    • Can the culprit(s) driving around in a white truck egging pedestrians be beaten? (Block Club)
    • Bike stuff happening in northwest Indiana this fall (South Bend Tribune)
    • Read and Run offers jogging tours of literary sites (Block Club)

Get national headlines at Streetsblog USA

donate button

Did you appreciate this post? Consider making a tax-deductible donation to Streetsblog Chicago to help ensure our ongoing publication.

Stay in touch

Sign up for our free newsletter

More from Streetsblog Chicago

CDOT is extending Avondale’s popular Belmont protected bike lanes west to Milwaukee

New PBLs, crosswalks, sidewalk extensions, and island bus stops will be installed on a 0.6-mile stretch of Belmont between Milwaukee and Kimball.

May 17, 2024

Tragically, the Chicago Ride of Silence included 3 locations where 2 people were injured or killed on bikes

But while the event raised awareness of the urgent need to make streets safer for all users, it also was an example of what's beautiful about riding bikes.

May 16, 2024

Silver lining playbook: Could a new transit gig be a graceful way out for apparently doomed CTA chief Dorval Carter Jr.?

While Carter isn't filling a recent chairperson opening at the federal Surface Transportation Board, that raises interesting questions about a possible golden parachute.

May 15, 2024
See all posts