Today’s Headlines for Thursday, March 17

  • Millionaire Willie Wilson gives out $200K in free gas at gas stations, causing horrible traffic jams (NBC, WGN)
  • Speeding SUV driver struck sedan at red light in Joliet, killing Ednalice Pagan-Romney, 50 (ABC)
  • Metra is beefing up BNSF schedule from 86 to 91 runs starting March 28 (ABC)
  • 43rd St. bridge over DLSD takes shape, more road closures happening this weekend (Block Club)
  • A spin class was a gateway for IL Lottery director Harold Mays to get into outdoor cycling (Chicago Mag)
  • Bike Lane Uprising makes a cameo in Hattiesburg American piece on alternatives to driving
  • John discusses the lawsuit to force the city to install audible walk signals at all stoplight intersections (Reader)

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.