10/29/2013 12:31 pm ET

Uptown Protected, Buffered Bike Lanes Could Be Installed in North Side Neighborhood This Year


Story by Adeshina Emmanuel, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago:

UPTOWN — The city plans to install barrier-protected and buffered bicycle lanes on Broadway in Uptown this year, and officials are coming to Uptown Wednesday for feedback from motorists, cyclists and pedestrians.

Chicago Department of Transportation spokesman Peter Scales said Monday the "improved bike lanes," would run in both directions along Broadway, from Montrose to Foster avenues, and that CDOT hopes start to start construction this year, "pending the weather.

Read the whole story at DNAinfo.