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(broadcasting on the “on a road diet” radio station WGN-AM 720)

Mike Stephen learns about a new study that examines the public’s perception of the Chicago Police, discusses putting Chicago on a “road diet,” and goes deep in local music history with music historian Steve Krakow to learn about Nimblewill Creek.

 

Dr. Wesley Skogan– Director of The Neighborhood Crime and Justice Study

We learn about this study that examines the public’s perception of the effectiveness of the Chicago Police.


 

John Greenfield– Editor of Streetsblog Chicago

Recently John wrote an op-ed in Crain’s Chicago Business about putting Chicago on a “road diet.”  We find out what he means this week. 

 

 

The Secret History of Chicago Music

Local music historian and artist Plastic Crimewave (aka: Steve Krakow) profiles the now-defunct band Nimblewill Creek in this week’s Chicago Reader.  He gives us the lowdown on the band’s musical contribution to Chicago.

 

 

OTL #428 local music provided by Royal Son of a Guns