Did You Know?

People walking are five times as likely to be killed by a driver traveling 30 mph as one going 20 mph.

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.