Proposed Bike Route Might Have Saved a Life

20 06 2008

Could an on-street bike path have saved the life of a man in Illinois?  Members of his family and a Wheaton Park District Planner think so.  They’re petitioning to make safety improvements at an intersection where the man was tragically struck and killed by a motorist.  In Duluth, we hope that we can begin making improvements to our bicycle and pedestrian transportation routes so we can avoid such a tragedy.  DATA’s Bike/Walk Duluth Committee is working towards this goal.

The full article is here:,6_1_NA19_RIGDON_S1.article




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