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

Today’s Headlines for Thursday, August 25

11:31 AM CDT on August 25, 2022

    • CTA signs $30 million contract to bring dog patrols to the system (Sun-Times)
    • Advice for staying safe on CTA: "Be aware of your surroundings, be sure of yourself and be brave of heart" (Sun-Times)
    • Governing looks at the controversy over funding the Red Line extension with TIFs in other parts of town
    • Block Club looks at the plan for painted bike lanes on Belmont in Lakeview that won't connect with LFT (Block Club)
    • Op-ed: Lake County Amtrak station could be an economic engine (Tribune)
    • Orland Park townhome development planned a few blocks east of 143rd Street Metra station (Tribune)
    • New bike light designed and assembled in Chicago features "automotive grade technology" (BRAIN)

Get national headlines at Streetsblog USA

donate button

Did you appreciate this post? Please 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

Ald. Leni Manaa-Hoppenworth (48th): We need to look at the whole grid

The alderperson discusses improving bike safety, CTA access and transit upgrades in one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world.

March 1, 2024

RTA and CMAP discuss future of paratransit at Urban Transportation Center seminar

CMAP providing technical assistance to improve transit for people with disabilities. But looming budget gap threatens service systemwide.

February 28, 2024
See all posts