Willow Road Construction 2013

Get updates on the overall status of the project and day-to-day info on lane closures and traffic patterns.

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WORLD CAR FREE DAY - THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22


September 22 is World Car Free Day. According to The Washington Post, the event "promotes improvement of mass transit, cycling and walking, and the development of communities where jobs are closer to home and where shopping is within walking distance". Studies showed that for short trips in cities, one can reach more quickly using a bicycle rather than using a car. In the Chicago area, the...
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BIKE COMMUTER CHALLENGE


Join us for the 25th Annual Bike Commuter Challenge: June 10-17, 2016. Held conjointly with Active Transportation Alliance's Chicago Bike Week, the Bike Commuter Challenge, is an annual week-long biking celebration. Since 1991, Active Trans has encouraged new and experienced riders to get out and bike while creating friendly workplace competition among Chicagoland companies and organizations....
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Pace Route 618 Union Station - Lake Cook Express Discontinued


Due to low ridership, Pace Route 618 was discontinued on Friday, April 1, 2016. The route, which served the Grand & Western Metra Station and Union Station in Chicago, and operated express from Union Station to the Lake Cook Metra Station was designed to get employees in the Lake Cook area to work earlier than the first outbound Metra train which arrives at 7:22 am. However, despite several...
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