Mary Wisniewski Recent Posts STREETSBLOG CHICAGO Momentum May Be Slowing on Pickup, SUV Purchases By Mary Wisniewski | Jun 8, 2022 | No Comments While big vehicles are safer for people on the inside, they're more deadly for those on the outside. But there's a movement to require safer automobile designs and create disincentives to owning oversized vehicles. STREETSBLOG CHICAGO Can we humanely improve conditions on the ‘L’? Here’s what’s happening in SF, NYC By Mary Wisniewski | Feb 26, 2022 | No Comments Now is not the time for the nation’s second-largest public transit system to go backwards, with conditions that scare people away people from using buses and trains. STREETSBLOG CHICAGO Chicago’s Successful 1970s Freeway Revolt By Mary Wisniewski | Jul 12, 2021 | No Comments The Crosstown plan threatened to ram a multi-lane highway through the heart of the city, but fired-up residents helped stop it.