Did You Know?

Nearly five children are hit by people driving every day in Illinois while walking or biking within one block of a school.

More bicyclists in Chicago, proof is in the official CDOT counts

Good news for bicyclists and the potential for new bike facilities…“This study confirms what we already knew: That bicycles are a popular and convenient way to travel in Chicago,” said CDOT Commissioner Bobby L. Ware in a news release today.

Highest count on a weekday during warmer weather: more than 3,000 bicyclists at 640 N. Milwaukee Ave.!

Here's the full Chicago Department of Transportation 2009 Bike Count Project report.

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