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New Bike Law Gives Cyclists the Right of Way in Illinois

The new law gives cyclists the same rights as automobile drivers on the road. Just days before two cyclists were fatally struck by automobiles in Chicago, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation…Continue

Started on Tuesday

New and improved bike lanes in the works downtown

Bicyclists soon should experience a smoother ride on three downtown streets.Randolph Street is in line for a new protected bike lane, while sections of the two-way Dearborn Street bike lane downtown…Continue

Started Aug 15

Chicago's Fall Weather: It'll Be Hot ... Until Snow Hits Early

It'll be a warmer than usual fall for Chicago ... until snow hits earlier than usual.It will be a "quiet" fall for the most part, said Accuweather meteorologist Paul Pastelok, but with a few hiccups:…Continue

Started Aug 11

Team USA's Kristin Armstrong wins 3rd consecutive cycling time trial gold medal
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The American cyclist made it three consecutive gold medals on Wednesday, the ageless wonder conquering a brutal course at the Rio Games. Her time of 44 minutes, 26.42 seconds topped reigning bronze…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom A.K. Aug 10.

 

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New Bike Law Gives Cyclists the Right of Way in Illinois

The new law gives cyclists the same rights as automobile drivers on the road. Just days before two cyclists were fatally struck by automobiles in Chicago, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation strengthening the rights of cyclists.House Bill 5912 amends the state’s vehicle code to assign the same right-of-way privileges to cyclists that car drivers have. In essence, it clarifies that bicycles are vehicles.For the full article go here:…See More
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New and improved bike lanes in the works downtown

Bicyclists soon should experience a smoother ride on three downtown streets.Randolph Street is in line for a new protected bike lane, while sections of the two-way Dearborn Street bike lane downtown and the city's first protected bike lane on Kinzie Street will get repaved after the Department of Water Management and private utility companies complete various projects in the fall.Randolph will be resurfaced and a new westbound protected bike lane will be installed from Michigan Avenue west to…See More
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Tom A.K. replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Team USA's Kristin Armstrong wins 3rd consecutive cycling time trial gold medal
"From Gene's story about a multiple 1st place gold medal finisher to an inspiring story about a Olympic cycling competitor who finished last who was proud and amazed that he was actually competing in THE Olympics! Way to show 'em Dan! A…"
Aug 10
Yasmeen replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Team USA's Kristin Armstrong wins 3rd consecutive cycling time trial gold medal
"Isn't it awesome?!?!? A great place to post/check/discuss updates on the Olympics, here's a thread that also has a complete schedule: http://www.thechainlink.org/forum/topics/watching-olympic-cycling-competition-full-schedule"
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What I ride:
Recumbent
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Solutions to problems
About me:
I am the Communications Director for the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters which represents 47,000 union men and women in three states who swing a hammer for a living. I work as a volunteer to aid refugees from southern Sudan and its western region Darfur who are now living in Illinois. I am on 46th Ward Alderman James Cappelman’s Transportation, Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Team and am the guy on the lakefront with the pink flamingo on his trike.

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At 9:53am on June 25, 2012, in it to win it 8.0 mi said…

Gene, was that you riding for Cappleman in yesterday's parade.  I got dizzy just watching you!!!

 
 
 

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