Today’s Headlines for Wednesday June 22

  • ATA on aldermanic effort to allow speeding by 9 mph: “This is not the time to let drivers off the hook” (Block Club)
  • A man is in grave condition after shooting on Red Line train near 47th following altercation (WGN)
  • CTA riders exit stopped train due to heat, walk down subway tunnel to station (FOX)
  • Metra brings back Saturday excursions on Heritage Corridor (
  • Metra earmarks $1 million to design Congress Park Station upgrade in Brookfield (RB Landmark)
  • Openlands, Blacks in Green: To fight climate change, Chicago should maintain, strengthen its tree canopy (Tribune)
  • Metra parking lot concerts tune up for start of pandemic-born music series in Barrington (Tribune)

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