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Roe Conn

PHOTO: Traffic is moves along smoothly on a stretch of Lake Shore Drive Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012 in Chicago, where a blizzard of historic proportions wobbled an otherwise snow-tough Chicago on Feb. 1, 2011, stranding hundreds of drivers for up to 12 hours overnight. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

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Alderman Brian Hopkins of the 2nd Ward joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to discuss a plan he is proposing to change the routing of Lake Shore Drive. With crashes happening all the time at the s-curve, and the water from the lake flooding the street, it can be painful for commuters. Alderman Hopkins  discusses why fixing the road and changing the routing could not only help commuters, but also help the city.

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Roe Conn is host of The Roe Conn Show on Chicago’s WGN Radio and a contributor to ABC7’s Windy City Live. A lifelong Chicagoan, Roe has been one of the city’s top rated radio personalities for the last two decades. (Click for more.)
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