$11.2B Illinois Road Plan Focuses On Maintenance And RepairGov. Bruce Rauner's administration announced Thursday it would increase spending on road and bridge repairs by nearly $3 billion during the next six years, but the state's transportation secretary said the state still won't get ahead of deteriorating roads.
Two Suspects Charged In Attack On Blue Line RiderA man and woman have been charged with beating a woman and stealing her cellphone on a CTA Blue Line train last month on the West Side. Dwayne Mills, 25; and Chitonia Shorter, 18, both face one felony count of robbery for the April 28 hold-up, according to Chicago Police.
Runner Dies During Corporate Challenge Road RaceA runner participating in a downtown road race Thursday evening collapsed and died on the course. The 39-year-old male died in the 0-100 block of North Columbus Drive, according to Chicago police.
Cicero School Officials Reportedly Spend Thousands On TravelCicero Public School District 99 Superintendent Rodolfo Hernandez and two board members allegedly charged taxpayers a total of $1,969 to stay at the Hyatt Regency Chicago on Wacker Drive during a three-day education conference. Another board member, Derek Dominick, son of Cicero Town President Larry Dominick, reportedly expensed $559 for two nights at the InterContinental Chicago on the Magnificent Mile for the same event.
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