Tag: mass transit

Oh-so-precious Oak Park

An ever-vigilant  gaggle of Oak Park residents showed up to dump on the Illinois Transportation Department’s plans for improving the Eisenhower Expressway where it passes through the western suburb. The sensible improvements, according to the Chicago Tribune, include: …potential widening of the highway, toll car pool lanes, extension of the CTA Blue Line and shifting... Read more »

Racial pandering on the CTA

Once again, the big, bad, white suburbs are victimizing poor, minority Chicagoans. That’s the underlying logic of a class action suit brought against the state, RTA and Metra by a public interest law firm that hasn’t a clue about the Pandora’s Box that it is opening. According to the suit, filed Wednesday in federal court,... Read more »
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