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Carla Aiello

Carla Aiello
Carla Aiello

Protective Bike Lane Bollards Installed Where Bicyclist Was Killed Last Fall

Six months after a turning truck driver killed Carla Aiello within faded bike lanes, the city installed protective bollards to better shield bicyclists.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Faded Bike Lanes Repainted On Milwaukee Avenue 6 Months After Bicyclist Killed

After the death of Carla Aiello, safety advocates wanted a protected bike lane, not just new paint. "That was the least amount of effort that could have possibly been implemented,” one said.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Tired Of The City Not Maintaining Bike Lanes, Someone Spray Paints New Ones At Deadly Intersection

Months after a driver hit and killed cyclist Carla Aiello at Milwaukee and Kilbourn avenues, someone repainted the faded bike lanes this week.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

Months After Cyclist Killed In Irving Park, Bike Lane Remains Faded

Ald. Jim Gardiner said he's trying to get the lanes repainted, but the Department of Transportation was unresponsive.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

‘Please Don’t Kill Us’: After Woman Killed In Fading Irving Park Bike Lane, 200 Cyclists Demand More Protection

Years ago, Northwest Siders rejected a plan to install protected bike lanes due to parking concerns. Now, a woman is dead and bicyclists are furious.

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park