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The Things You Learn When You Hang Out With The Active Transportation Alliance

The Things You Learn When You Hang Out With The Active Transportation Alliance

I’ve been a member of the Active Transportation Alliance (formerly the Chicagoland Bicycle Federation) for a few years, but this was the first year that I’ve ever attended a membership meeting.  I gotta say, I think I’ll be attending more often!  Besides the fact that I ran into a few other local bike bloggers , […]

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Webster Avenue in Chicago – Not A Good Route for Cyclists

Webster Avenue in Chicago – Not A Good Route for Cyclists

I bet that if you live or ride on the north side very often, you ride on Webster Avenue.   Did you know that once you get east of say, Southport that there are better routes to get you east or west?  Surprising eh? I take that route quite often to get to the Zoo from […]

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Bike Parking in Chicago – Which Grocery Stores Make it Easy for You

Bike Parking in Chicago – Which Grocery Stores Make it Easy for You

Which grocery stores in Chicago provide adequate bike parking and which ones do not and are breaking the law in Chicago.

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Bike Lane Etiquette Tips from the Lovely Bicycle Blog

Came across some excellent tips on riding in the bike lane over at Lovely Bike – great pictures and examples of how to turn, yield to traffic and/or pedestrians and approach intersections.  Along with all the great tips, she suggests politely informing other cyclists when they are incorrectly passing on the left,  riding against traffic  […]

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