"The important issue (besides the website design) is that IDOT continues to plan for road expansions that has intersections up to 9 lanes wide because of multiple turn lanes and without crosswalks. Butterfield Rd/Rte 56 is getting that treatment now.…"
"I'm gonna' take a look at this. As a new denizen of Oak Park I've been exploring to the West and South - there are some really SCARY streets out there. Perhaps a support group for newly transplanted Chicagoans?"
"I just used Google street view to look at the intersection mentioned in the flyer here, North & Bloomingdale (Glendale Heights). Yikes! What a disaster for pedestrians and cyclists! Yeah, a little paint delineating the…"
FYI www.saferoadways.net has a lot of good info and links to issues related to the trails and safer travels for folks wanting to travel without having to get behind a steering wheel. Please pass it on.Click on this link to learn about efforts to improve raodway safety for all users:…See More
We are interested in promoting and protecting the Great Western Trails in IL. We watch out to protect the safety of the trails and users while trying to protect their natural beauty. More info can be found at www.friendsofthegreatwesterntrails.com and look for us on Facebook too! All are welcome to participate.
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