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Dangerous Logan Square Intersection Gets Bike Lanes After 2 Cyclists Died There

Some neighbors say they will make the intersection safer, while others worry the "road diet," or reduction in traffic lanes, will lead to more congestion and confusion.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Activists Formed A Human Bike Lane To Call For Safer Streets For Cyclists: ‘Why Do We Have To Wait For Someone To Be Killed?’

Transportation activists want better-protected bike lanes — and for the city to make drastic and immediate changes to its biking infrastructure.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Bike Lanes, Other Safety Fixes Coming To Logan Square Intersection Where Two Cyclists Were Killed

The plan comes after years of community leaders, neighbors and transportation advocates fighting for improvements to the notoriously dangerous intersection of Western Avenue and Logan Boulevard.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Family, Friends Honor ‘School Of Rock’ Musician Kevin Clark With Loud Farewell — And Promise To Fight For Bike Safety On Western Avenue

The boisterous sendoff was a fitting tribute to Clark, a “loud” drummer known for his role in the “School of Rock” movie. A driver fatally hit Clark last month as he biked through the intersection at Logan Boulevard and Western Avenue.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

After Kevin Clark Killed By Driver At Dangerous Logan Square Intersection, Cyclists Say It Needs To Be Fixed — Now

A transportation advocacy group flagged the intersection as dangerous years ago, but the city hasn't taken steps to make it safer. "How many cyclists need to be killed at that location?"

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

New Park Beneath Old Town Brown Line Tracks Would Bring Needed Green Space To The Neighborhood, Advocates Say

The new park will transform a long, rectangular lot underneath the CTA tracks in Old Town into a public area for gathering, dog-walking, working out and more. Organizers are seeking community input on its design.

Lincoln Park, Old Town