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Bikers may soon be able to run red lights

Bikers may soon be able to run red lights

Here’s a cool story from NBC Chicago that says Illinois motorcylists and bicylists may not have to wait for a green light to cross an intersection. Chicago would be exempt, but since there are so many bikers in the ‘hood, this may be interesting to Wicker Parkers who perhaps ride out to suburban forest preserves:…

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On-street bike parking coming to Wicker Park

On-street bike parking coming to Wicker Park

Bicyclists and pedestrians rejoice! Wicker Park will soon be home to the city’s first ever on-street bicycle racks, allowing people more room to walk on the sidewalks while giving cyclists a close parking space to popular locations in the neighborhood. Time Out Chicago has the scoop: Chicago has more than 72,000 on-street vehicle parking spaces…

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