Protected bike lanes. Protected intersections. They're all included in the draft version of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' new engineering manual.
Architecture student Thomas Ferrer was critically injured in the crash. Now 25th Ward residents want to spread the word about the need for safer streets.
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The advocacy group points out that the riverwalk was originally conceived as a bike facility, but notes that congestion could be reduced by adding protected lanes to Upper Wacker.
Santillan was the 29th pedestrian fatatally in Chicago in 2018.
No Citations for Driver Who Struck Alvina Santillan, 87, in Crosswalk (Sun-Times) Male Pedestrian, 38, Fatally Struck in Crystal Lake (Daily Herald) Police Seeking Hit-and-Run Pickup Driver Who injured Woman in McKinley Park (CBS) Man Charged With Punching Metra Conductor After Refusing to Pay Fare (ABC) $5 Divvy for Everyone Memberships Will Be Offered to […]