Ron Burke

Cops Crack Down On Drivers Failing To Yield To PedestriansChicago 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.
Alderman Proposes Tax, Safety Course For BicyclistsA South Side Chicago alderman is proposing a $25 annual licensing fee on bicycles, coupled with a safety course.
City Opens Two-Way Protected Bike Lane DowntownChicago Department of Transportation Commissioner Gabe Klein said the mile-long two-way protected bike lane on Dearborn Street, stretching from Wacker Drive to Polk Street, is the nation’s first protected bike lane through a central business district.
City Council To Debate Speed Camera Plan This WeekThe Chicago City Council is expected to vote this week on the mayor’s controversial plan to use cameras to catch speeders near schools and parks.