Is this the sign of things to come for the CTA?

The Mayor of Chicago has considerable influence over the Chicago Transit Authority. Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel let Chicagoans know on Tuesday, April 19, 2011, partially how he intends to wield that influence. This post is a look into the recent announcements … Continue reading

October Chicago roundup

As much as I try to write about national or international news and events, I can’t keep the Chicago in me suppressed. Pedestrian safety at Grant Park Award winning Chicago Tribune writer, Blair Kamin, takes up a cause leading to … Continue reading

Tuesday roundup: Getting around

These are the posts about “getting around” I found interesting today. Blogs and the links to the referenced articles are in bold. “Nowhere does transportation happen for transportation’s sake.” – Professor DiJohn, UIC. Discovering Urbanism Have you ever noticed from … Continue reading