The Daily Northwestern

Ride-share regulation bill passes Illinois Senate

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 16, 2014

A bill that would create new regulations for ride-sharing services passed the Illinois Senate on Thursday and will now move to Gov. Pat Quinn for approval. The bill, which has been criticized by companies such as Uber and Lyft, would req...

Residents weigh in on preliminary bike plan

Sophia Bollag, City Editor

May 3, 2014

A consulting firm presented the latest draft of a citywide bike plan on Saturday that would add features to make bike travel safer on some streets and prohibit it on others. The plan would add safety features to eight “corridors,”...