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Do you know how to trigger a demand-actuated stoplight on your bike when there are no vehicles around?

Have you ever found yourself at a demand-actuated stoplight with no vehicles around to help trigger the light? Guess which spot on the road…

Started by Tania Sebastian

23 Jul 3, 2014
Reply by Matt M. 18.5KM

Take and enter to win a new Trek bicycle!

Prairie Path Cycles will be raffling off 2 Trek bikes (1 adult and 1 child bike) at the Winfield Criterium happening this Saturday, July 12…

Started by Tania Sebastian

0 Jul 2, 2014

Laser Cannons

Okay, so I know. There are lots of bicycle lights out there. Even the thread recently re: a product that projects a bike lane in front of y…

Started by Justin B Newman

10 Dec 11, 2013
Reply by Kevin C Dormant

Salmon fishing

I got him! Approaching the intersection of Orleans and Ontario from the south, on my way from work just about an hour ago, I saw a cyclist…

Started by Serge Lubomudrov

51 Oct 12, 2013
Reply by JMG

Justice for Bobby Cann: Upcoming Court Dates and News (UPDATED 9/13)

Upcoming court date: September 18, 10 a.m. WHAT: Court status hearing, a hearing generally "for the lawyers to inform the judge as to what…

Started by Catherine Bullard

4 Sep 13, 2013
Reply by WillG

Attacks on a couple of NW Side Bicycle Paths. Keep Your Eyes Open!

There have been two incidents on bicycle paths. The Valley Line Trail (Skokie Line Trail) and the Northbranch Trail: The second incident w…

Started by Tom Z

2 Sep 2, 2013
Reply by Tom Dworzanski

To Share or Not to Share?

End “Share The Road” Bike Delaware has asked the Delaware Department of Transportation to discontinue its use of the “Share The Road” sign.

Started by Serge Lubomudrov

5 Aug 19, 2013
Reply by neozen

Biking Safety Numbers in Chicago

I've just read the ATA blog post about Bobby Cann's death (so maddening). The article opens by stating that "[i]n Chicago there are on aver…

Started by Agnieszka Z.

17 Aug 6, 2013
Reply by Steven Vance

What Happened to "[Passing] on Your Left"? . . .

. . . Or "on your right"? In order to be ready to run a marathon this October, I've started to appear more often on the LFT as one of thos…

Started by Serge Lubomudrov

69 Jun 26, 2013
Reply by Adam Herstein

Uh-oh . . . Some oil to the fire of bike lanes discussion . . .

Study: Bike lanes matter less than light, speed in reducing severity of crash injuries:

Started by Serge Lubomudrov

2 Jun 25, 2013
Reply by kiltedcelt


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