Today’s Headlines

  • Construction Starting Soon on Classy New Pedestrian Bridge at 35th (DNA)
  • Anti-Bike Lane Campaign Launched in Barrington Hills (The Chainlink)
  • Plans for 2-Way PBLs in Evanston’s Include All-Red Phase at Busy Crossing (Evanston Now)
  • Man Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on I-80 in Country Club Hills (Tribune)
  • Westmont Village Manager Arrested for DUI (Tribune)
  • Interview: Alderman Irvin Pushes for Parking Ticket Leniency (Expired Meter)
  • Bike Signals Will Give Cyclists a Head Start at Harrison/State, Hilkevitch Uses Divvy (Tribune)
  • Stenzel, Krause, Get Airtime in DNA Article on Big Lake Shore Drive Ideas
  • There’s Still Time to be Part of the Lake Shore Drive Planning Process (Active Trans)
  • Lakeview Street Repaving Starts Today (DNA)

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  • FG

    About time those overpasses on south LSD were replaced, but the rendering looks like it has really low railings.

  • That rendering on DNA Info is probably severely outdated. It appeared in this newsletter over one year ago.

  • FG

    Now that I think about it the railings at 47th Street aren’t particularly high/tall either. But over the tracks it is imperative since there are live electrical catenary’s for Metra Electric there which could be tampered with.