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CTA charges kids full fares to get to summer school, job programs
Jul. 4, 2014
With no summer fare cards for students, thousands of teens are being charged adult fares.
Why ridesharing drives cabbies crazy
Jun. 5, 2014
As Chicago moves to legalize ridesharing, the question remains: Should they follow the same rules of the road as taxis? WBEZ spent a day with a cabbie, and a night with a rideshare driver to find out.
State Senate passes ride sharing rules
May. 16, 2014
Illinois’ state senators have advanced rules to regulate popular ride sharing services, such as UberX, Lyft and Sidecar.
Illinois' red light on Sunday car sales
May. 5, 2014
The state doesn’t mind Sunday drivers. Here’s why it doesn’t want Sunday car buyers.
New rules of the road possible for Chicago pedicab drivers
Apr. 30, 2014
The Chicago City Council is set to vote on regulations for the Chicago pedicab industry today.
Secret recording shows Uber's efforts to poach Chicago cabbies
Apr. 24, 2014
Uber has aggressively sought to convert Chicago taxi drivers to its ridesharing service, uberX. What does that mean for the city's cab driving ranks?
Illinois House moves to rein in ridesharing
Apr. 11, 2014
Despite receiving thousands of petitions overnight from supporters of Uber and Lyft, Illinois House members passed a bill to regulate ridesharing services.
CTA facing lawsuits over Blue Line crash
Mar. 26, 2014
Injured passengers allege agency negligence led to derailment, and an attorney predicts more lawsuits will come.
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