CHICAGO (CBS) — A solution has been put in place for a dangerous intersection for Chicago bike riders.
New bike lanes have been added along Logan Boulevard at Western Avenue in Logan Square. Two traffic lanes are gone, giving bikers more room.READ MORE: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
This was the site where Kevin Clark, 32 – who appeared as the drummer in the film “School of Rock” as a youngster – was killed last May. He was struck by a car while riding his bike.READ MORE: Boy, 16, Critically Wounded In East Garfield Park Shooting
Since then, Clark’s friends, family, and Logan Square neighbors have made it their mission to make the spot safer. They have been protesting and pushing the city to do something.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Chilly Tonight, Sunny And Cool Weekend
For years, the Active Transportation Alliance has also advocated for change the Western Avenue and Logan Boulevard intersection.