News > Travel

Chicago police, city officials announce Memorial Day traffic safety plans

1 day ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Chicago police officials announced their traffic safety plan as the holiday weekend continues.
Area 3 Deputy Chief Daniel O'Shea along with city officials announced Saturday morning that police will have DUI strike force missions in every district in the city. They will also have Lake Shore Drive speeding missions, drag racing mission and ‘Click it or Ticket' mission throughout the weekend.
“We want people to travel safely,” he said. “Year-to-date, we have 32,000 crashes, 680 of which were on Lake Shore Drive.”
O'Shea said the CPD's message for the weekend is to slow down.
“We're...
Read more ...

 

Chicago police announce crackdown on motorcycles, Memorial Day weekend speeders

Chicago police announce crackdown on motorcycles, Memorial Day weekend speeders

1 day ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

Chicago Police are cracking down on speeding and large group motorcycle rides over the Memorial Day weekend, officials said in a Saturday morning news conference at the closed North Avenue Beach.
Read more ...

 

Chicago police, city officials announce Memorial Day Weekend traffic enforcement plans

1 day ago   |   By ABC

Chicago police and other city officials announced their Memorial Day Weekend traffic enforcement plans Saturday morning.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Travel      Chicago News      Chicago      Lincoln Park      Holiday      Chicago crime      Traffic      Memorial day      Chicago police department  


Andrew Cuomo: New York sports teams can hold in-state training camps

Andrew Cuomo: New York sports teams can hold in-state training camps

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's push to get professional sports going again in New York took another step forward Sunday. Cuomo said during a press conference at Jones Beach Theater in... Read more ...

Report: Former Oklahoma State basketball coach Eddie Sutton dies at 84

Report: Former Oklahoma State basketball coach Eddie Sutton dies at 84

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that former Oklahoma State men's basketball coach Eddie Sutton has died. He was 84. Read more ...

National security adviser compares China's coronavirus response to Chernobyl

National security adviser compares China's coronavirus response to Chernobyl

The White House national security adviser on Sunday compared China's handling of the coronavirus pandemic to the then-Soviet Union's response after the Chernobyl nuclear... Read more ...

Joe Biden wins Hawaii presidential primary delayed by virus

Joe Biden wins Hawaii presidential primary delayed by virus

All ballots were cast by mail. Read more ...

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

Unemployment rate could remain in double digits through election: WH adviser

A White House economic adviser cautioned Sunday that the unemployment rate could grow “north of 20 percent” in May and remain in double-digits through the November presidential... Read more ...

Governor releases guidelines for businesses, workplaces to safely reopen...

Governor releases guidelines for businesses, workplaces to safely reopen during Phase 3

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Governor Pritzker unveiled industry-specific guidelines that allow for the safe reopening of businesses as the state progresses into Phase 3 on Friday. All... Read more ...

The Match golf tournament: How to watch and stream, player lineup, and more

The Match golf tournament: How to watch and stream, player lineup, and more

On one team will be Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson. On the other will be Peyton Manning and Tiger Woods. Four great athletes, two sets of rivals, joining together for a terrific... Read more ...

Benjamin Netanyahu attacks Israel's justice system as trial begins

Benjamin Netanyahu attacks Israel's justice system as trial begins

JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday launched a tirade against the nation's justice system as his long-awaited corruption trial got underway... Read more ...

BoJo's adviser Cummings trolled outside his residence with video of UK PM...

BoJo's adviser Cummings trolled outside his residence with video of UK PM saying ‘STAY HOME'

A giant van-mounted screen, showing UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson saying ‘stay home,' was parked outside the residence of his top adviser Dominic Cummings, who many want... Read more ...

‘Pure fabrication': Head of Wuhan lab DENIES claims virus leaked from there...

‘Pure fabrication': Head of Wuhan lab DENIES claims virus leaked from there, says ‘we didn't even know it existed'

The head of Wuhan's virology institute has debunked the evolving US ‘Wuhan virus' theory, saying Covid-19 couldn't have artificially leaked. She said her lab didn't have the... Read more ...