Did You Know?

Half of school children walked or biked to school in 1969, but only 13 percent were doing it in 2009.

Illinois police cracking down on new crosswalk law

The Daily Herald just posted this article and video on current enforcement efforts of the new law that we worked to passed. Our own Dan Persky, director of education and public affairs, is quoted.

On the heels of the Chicago Tribune article and editorial, we hope this round of press coverage will help jumpstart the culture change needed to prioritize our most vulnerable users: pedestrians—especially children, older adults and people with disabilities.