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44th, 46th, + 47th Ward Greenway PowerWalk

Monday night, representatives from Lakeview, Uptown and Lincoln Square’s Alderman’s Offices walked the length of the Berteau Greenway, from Clark to Lincoln, with the lovely Dave Smith from CDOT and Lee Crandell from the Lakeview Chamber, to learn more about

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44th, 46th, + 47th Ward Greenway PowerWalk

Monday night, representatives from Lakeview, Uptown and Lincoln Square’s Alderman’s Offices walked the length of the Berteau Greenway, from Clark to Lincoln, with the lovely Dave Smith from CDOT and Lee Crandell from the Lakeview Chamber, to learn more about

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Complete Street-i-fication of Broadway: Open House 10/30/13!

The Alderman’s office is hosting an Open House for people interested in the planned Complete Street treatments on Broadway Avenue, including protected bike lanes. Come to the event next Wednesday, Oct. 30, from 5 PM–7 PM, at the 46th Ward

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Complete Street-i-fication of Broadway: Open House 10/30/13!

The Alderman’s office is hosting an Open House for people interested in the planned Complete Street treatments on Broadway Avenue, including protected bike lanes. Come to the event next Wednesday, Oct. 30, from 5 PM–7 PM, at the 46th Ward

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2014 Job Opening: A Participatory Budgeter

It’s interesting that the new job “Manager of Participatory Budgeting” has been included in the Mayor’s 2014 budget proposal.  As Alderman Moore’s newsletter explains it: “With the establishment of this position, participatory budgeting for the first time becomes a part

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2014 Job Opening: A Participatory Budgeter

It’s interesting that the new job “Manager of Participatory Budgeting” has been included in the Mayor’s 2014 budget proposal.  As Alderman Moore’s newsletter explains it: “With the establishment of this position, participatory budgeting for the first time becomes a part

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Talk to the (I)DOT

IDOT is seeking public comment on the Illinois Bike Transportation Plan this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, from 2–6:30 PM, at James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph Chicago. If you can’t make it tomorrow, be sure to contribute via the Webinars or online

Roads under IDOT jurisdiction, Oct. 9, 2013

Talk to the (I)DOT

IDOT is seeking public comment on the Illinois Bike Transportation Plan this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, from 2–6:30 PM, at James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph Chicago. If you can’t make it tomorrow, be sure to contribute via the Webinars or online

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Shiny New Lakeshore Drive Ideas

Tonight’s North Lakeshore Drive open house at Truman College was an energetic kickoff to what could be a park-heavy multi-modal redesign of the iconic roadway. The official material presented the history of Lakeshore Drive as a mixed-use corridor whose identity

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Shiny New Lakeshore Drive Ideas

Tonight’s North Lakeshore Drive open house at Truman College was an energetic kickoff to what could be a park-heavy multi-modal redesign of the iconic roadway. The official material presented the history of Lakeshore Drive as a mixed-use corridor whose identity

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Lakeshore “Drive”

What would it be like to cross Lakeshore Drive as easily as you cross Humboldt Boulevard? How about allocating bus-only lanes in the existing right-of-way? We know there are trolley and streetcar fans reading this- could they play a role

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Lakeshore “Drive”

What would it be like to cross Lakeshore Drive as easily as you cross Humboldt Boulevard? How about allocating bus-only lanes in the existing right-of-way? We know there are trolley and streetcar fans reading this- could they play a role

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A New Broadway Unveiled

Walk, bike, or drive down Broadway today, what do you find? An intimidating, frustrating speedway as difficult to cross on foot as it is to navigate by car. Wednesday’s public meeting at Weiss Memorial Hospital marked the big first step

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A New Broadway Unveiled

Walk, bike, or drive down Broadway today, what do you find? An intimidating, frustrating speedway as difficult to cross on foot as it is to navigate by car. Wednesday’s public meeting at Weiss Memorial Hospital marked the big first step