Pace says it makes sense to have its paratransit headquarters within the city, at Metra's downtown offices, because 75 percent of the region's paratransit users live here.
Today Emanuel spoke in favor of a for a 20 to 30 percent increase in the Illinois gas tax, which has been stuck at 19 cents since 1991, to fund transit, roads, and bridges.
Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards (Block Club) Men Charged With Street Racing, Reckless Homicide in Fatal Bartlett Crash (Sun-Times) Baby Injured After 3 Vehicles, CTA Bus Struck During Police Chase (CBS) Waukegan Police Stop Teen From Jumping in Front of Metra Train (Tribune) Driver Charged After Crashing Into Suburban […]
Some strategies to make large vehicles safer in urban environments and save lives.
Cyclists who deliver envelopes and blueprints say they shouldn't be singled out by being forced to enter buildings through loading docks and leave their bags with security.
$600M Jane Byrne Interchange Will Take Another 4 Years (Tribune) Durbin, Duckworth Announce $22M Grant for Springfield Rail Improvement Project What If We Used Special Service Areas to Fund Transit? (Crain’s) City Cracks Down on Noncompliant Party Bus Operators (Sun-Times) Most Respondents to City Survey Say They Prefer DoBi to Docked Bike-Share (Tribune) There’s Still […]