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Traffic-Calming Infrastructure Is Needed To Make Garfield Boulevard Safer, Neighbors Say As City Prepares South Side ‘Vision Zero’ Plan

Neighbors shared ideas for preventing crashes along Washington Park's Garfield Boulevard, including adding pedestrian bumpouts, improved street crossings, protected bike lanes and public art.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

How Can North Lawndale Streets Be Safer For Pedestrians? Locals Tell City Hall After 6-Month Study

The team behind the study asked the city to implement roadway improvements at intersections nearby the Kedzie-Homan Blue Line station where the streets are especially dangerous for pedestrians.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

City Wants To Fix Dangerous West Side Streets By Adding Bike Lanes, Pedestrian Islands And More With $6 Million Infrastructure Plan

The plan is in response to an analysis that found some of the most dangerous streets in the city are on the West Side.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

New Crosswalks At Wicker Hub Help To Curb The Chaos: ‘Less Like Frogger,’ Users Say

The two new crosswalks, which also have signals and timers, are the latest in a series of ongoing improvements to the busy Milwaukee, Damen and North intersection.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town