Crosswalks

Pedestrians brave a downtown crosswalk that is supposed to give them the right of way. (CBS)

Cops Crack Down On Drivers Failing To Yield To Pedestrians

Chicago isn’t messing around when it comes to getting drivers to stop at crosswalks. Police set up Tuesday along North Clark Street near the Chicago History Museum.

07/01/2014

Pedestrians

City Implements First Ever Pedestrian Safety Plan

Better traffic signals and speed bumps could be coming to your neighborhood, with the city’s first ever pedestrian safety plan now in effect.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2012

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Emanuel Pushes Ordinance To Enforce Right Of Way For Pedestrians

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is proposing a new ordinance that might make it easier and safer to walk around downtown Chicago.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2011