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Bike lights against cycling stupidity, pt. 1

Early last month, I gave away my spare rear bike light, the Planet Bike Blinky 3. As my fourth rear light I have tried, it is so far my favorite. 608 more words

Bike Safety

A Load of Pretty Good News

Unless city council decides to torpedo it, the Floyd Avenue bike-walk street is going forward (see RTD story here and a very detailed account of how it worked out in a blog post by Max Hepp-Buchanan… 587 more words

Bike Infrastructure

Win a Bike!

Come to the iZone today and tomorrow from 12 – 2pm and you could be in with the chance of winning a bike!


San Jose Ave. at Dolores: Hearing on proposed changes this Friday (Feb 13th)

SFMTA is holding a public hearing this Friday on proposed changes to the west side of Dolores Street where it joins San Jose Avenue. You can see the proposed changes in these Planning Department drawings for the “ 154 more words

Gone with the Schwinn

I remember learning how to ride a bike as a kid. The training wheels came off, and my grandmother seemed steadfast to help me become road worthy. 863 more words

Stupid American

Bike Love

Hello Everyone,

Sorry it has been a while, I was skiing.  I could write a full-on extended blog about road trippin’ across the West with my 78 year-old father.   486 more words

Another Reason to Like Rahm. Oh, Wait. It's the Same Reason.

The Mayor’s Chicago Streets for Cycling has installed 85 miles of bike lanes since Emanuel took office.  That’s just 15 shy of their goal of installing 100 by the end of the Mayor’s first term.   48 more words

Bike Safety