June 15, 2015, 10am PDT
According to a recent op-ed, the Illiana Expressway "was built upon faulty assumptions, and motivated largely by crony intentions."
February 15, 2014, 7am PST
The state of Illinois is actively pushing two highway projects that might fail to pencil-out for users and for state taxpayers.
October 19, 2013, 5am PDT
The approval of the Illiana Expressway by the CMAP Policy Committee rejects the recommendation of the organization's own planners and years of regional cooperation. Yonah Freemark says the decision will have an effect on regional planning nationwide.
October 9, 2013, 1pm PDT
Amid heavy political pressure, a plan to build a new expressway between Chicago's suburbs and Indiana backed by Gov. Pat Quinn and the Illinois Department of Transportation was dealt a significant defeat by Chicago's regional MPO this week.