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Ban on eating while driving in Oak Park?

By at October 22, 2011 | 8:14 pm | 0 Comment

Celeste M. Ball WGN News9:05 a.m. CDT, October 13, 2011   OAK PARK, Ill.— If you pull through a restaurant's drive-thru lane to grab some fast food, you may have to hold off on digging in to that combo meal if you're driving through Oak Park. Oak Park is cracking down on distracted drivers, and this time they're targeting people who eat and

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Oak Park pushes for mass transit to ease congestion on Ike- Trib local

By at September 30, 2011 | 3:04 pm | 0 Comment

By Jim JaworskiTribLocal reporter Wednesday at 10:50 a.m.   Oak Park officials are trying to rally support for mass transit improvements to the Eisenhower Expressway, all while criticizing a state study that suggests such additions won’t ease congestion. Oak Park officials have long opposed any improvements to I-290 that would focus on vehicles instead of the

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Frank Lloyd Wright Tours

By at August 23, 2011 | 5:35 pm | 0 Comment

Special Tours, Workshops, Performances In Wright’s Drafting Room: Architecture Fantasy Camp October 9-12, 2011 6:30-9:00 pm? Work with a professional architect to practice basic drafting techniques and create a floor plan in the historic drafting room of Wright’s Oak Park

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Oak Park says it may be years before it adds north-south bike lanes

By at August 17, 2011 | 10:28 pm | 0 Comment

By Marty Stempniak After years of delays, Oak Park finally added some east-west bicycle lanes on Division Street this year. But it could be years before the community gets any north-south routes to connect to Division, say village officials. Oak Park completed a village-wide bicycle plan in 2008. Among the recommendations, the Chicagoland Bicycle Federation

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