Today’s Headlines for Monday, February 12

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  • A Year After Ticketing Discrepancy Revealed, Black Neighborhoods Still See Most Tickets (Tribune)
  • Sun-Times: Most Juveniles Charged With Armed Carjackings Let Go in 24 Hours
  • Emanuel, State Lawmakers Propose Making It a Felony to Be in Possession of a Stolen Car (ABC)
  • CTA Releases Video of Passenger Setting Fire Aboard Train at Argyle Station (Tribune)
  • Niles Tries to Persuade Metra to Build a Stop Along the Milwaukee District North Line (Tribune)
  • A 30-Story Tower Could Be in the Works for Oak/Dearborn Site (Curbed)
  • Oak Park Trustee: Lake Street Renovation Plan Needs to Include Bike Facilities (Tribune)
  • Active Trans: Safe Road Design, Not Airbag Suits, Are Needed to Prevent Bike Injuries (Tribune)
  • Gallery: “Dibs” Parking Space Hogging Has Reared Its Ugly Head Again in Chicago (Tribune)

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Today’s Headlines for Friday, February 9

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  • Snowstorm Causes CTA Delays, Car Crashes, Flight Cancelations (Tribune)
  • Sick Passenger at Lake Street Causes Temporary Red Line Reroute to El Tracks (Sun-Times)
  • My Block, My Hood, My City’s Jamahl Cole Recruits Volunteers to Shovel for Seniors
  • Cyclists Call for a Line Item in Chicago Budget to Fund Infrastructure (Medill)
  • 25 Units Cut From Veteran-Friendly Housing After Backlash From Jeff Parkers (Curbed)
  • Niles Hopes to Capitalize on Pace Pulse Service With a New Entertainment District (Curbed)
  • The Crazy Jackson Park Car Detour Is Making International Headlines (Canadian Cycling)
  • CTA’s Brian Steel Discusses the Uber-Funded FastTracks Program on WBUR Boston
  • SBC Reporter Lynda Lopez Takes Part in an APA Forum on TOD tonight at 5:30

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Today’s Headlines for Thursday, February 8

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  • More Info on the 4 Potential O’Hare Express Bidders (Crain’s)
  • McCarthy Accuses Emanuel of Being Asleep at the Wheel on Carjacking Spike (Sun-Times)
  • Grist: Top Divvy Rider Kerdia Roland Is an Outside-the-Box Climate Change Fighter
  • Active Trans Talks With Crystal Lake Trail Advocate Eberhardt Veit
  • Metra CEO: Taking Transit to the Auto Show Lets You Avoid “Hassles of Traffic & Parking” (Crusader)
  • Pokagon Fund Pledges $300K Towards Building New Trail From Chicago to New Buffalo (WNDU)
  • 2nd City Cycle Swap Sunday 11 AM to 6 PM at Coprosperity Sphere (The Chainlink)
  • Recyclery Open House Sunday 2-8:30 PM, Including Trail Advocacy Panel at 5 PM

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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, February 7

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  • Equiticy’s Reed Is Traveling to Moscow, Lima, and Across the U.S. to Discuss Mobility Justice
  • ATA’s Kyle Whitehead From discusses the Impact of Ride-Hailing on Traffic, Transit (Fox)
  • Active Trans Looks at the Red Line Extension Plan, Advocates for MED Conversion as Well
  • Cassandra Meadors, 14, Killed in 2-Car Crash in Barrington (Tribune)
  • Crashes and Fires on Tollway Near Gurnee Shut Down Eastbound Traffic for Hours (Tribune)
  • Medill Reports Talks to Working Bikes About Their Global Bike Distribution Efforts
  • Cheap Trips: Rockford Is Considering Bringing Dockless Bike-Share to Town (23 News)
  • Hearing on the Red Line Extension Tuesday 2/13, 6-8 PM at Brooks School, 250 E. 111th

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