"I have logged 1800 miles on strava and my 11 mile (on way commute) downtown takes me through this intersection twice a day (as stony is the first and last leg of my commute). I have lobbied my excuse for an alderman to build bike infastructure to…"
"B.S! How do you think ANY bike infrastructure could have prevented this death? The guy was riding west; the Impala was traveling north; they collided IN the intersection; there are no PBLs or bike lanes in intersections.
"Another possibility is that cyclist entered the intersection on a stale green light which changed before he could get all the way across. A longer yellow light might have helped.
Earlier this morning WBBM radio broadcast "Police reported…"
"That is a tricky 5-way intersection at the SW corner of Jackson Park. Cars come off the Skyway and are routed North on Stony to 79th Street, where they hook right onto Cornell Drive, which takes them through the park and connects with Lake…"
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/09/world/europe/biking-copenhagen.htmlNearly half of all journeys to school and work in Copenhagen take place on bicycles. And people like it that way.Riding over the bridge connecting the inner part of Copenhagen and with the neighborhood of Christianshavn.Credit...Betina Garcia for The New York TimesCOPENHAGEN — By the standards operative on most…See More
The messaging system on here is a bit odd...I think you have to friend someone before you can message them. But thanks for the trip advice! Looks like both MI-WI ferries are running this year so it's nice to have those options, though they are expensive: