City Council Transportation Committee

Ventra reader (CBS)

Aldermen Demand Answers From CTA Bosses On Ventra Problems

Many CTA riders are still experiencing big problems with their transition to the new Ventra card, and two aldermen want to hold City Council hearings to get answers from CTA officials.



Cab Drivers Petition City Council Committee For Fare Hike

Chicago cab drivers say it’s time for a fare increase, and they’re taking their argument to City Hall Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

Red Light Cameras

Alderman Questions Plan To Use Cameras To Catch Speeders

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to use cameras to catch speeders near schools and parks might have run into a minor roadblock.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012


Taxi Industry Paper: Did Fundraiser Change Alderman’s Mind?

Questions are being raised about the timing of a fundraiser held for an influential Chicago alderman.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012


City Council Committee To Discuss Cab Fare Hike

Chicago City Council committee is meeting Thursday to consider an increase in cab fares.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2010