Traffic is out of control Posted in: Opinions If you had the fortune of living in Elgin in the 60’s, 70’s and early 80’s, you knew two things: All the words to the Elgin High School Song and to never cross the double stripe to park. Especially in front of the Post Office. You would get a ticket faster than you can sing “…Elgin High forever…”. Today, we see local traffic totally out of control. Speeding, aggressive driving, illegal parking, and crossing the double stripe to park. When was the last time you saw one of Elgin’s many police cars doing traffic control? Why do the nice folks on ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!