"My Comment: Surely the "both feet on the street" standard isn't real. I cleat on leg into my pedal. When I stop, and I do stop, the other leg will go to the ground, but I certainly do not uncleat at every stop sign…"
"I saw these people at that intersection on my way home from work last week. I think that it is OK as far as it goes, but I don't think that effort is directed where it most needs to be, which is with motor-vehicle drivers. Motor vehicles are…"
"In theory, I could see how these types of efforts would be a good idea. The ones I've encountered have been poorly executed though.
I've been stopped twice in the Kinzie bike lane. The first time was after I came to a full stop…"
"In some cases, this may be helpful. Some cyclists are not aware that the following things are illegal in the city: sidewalk riding, wrong way riding (salmoning), riding at night without a headlight and rear reflector/tail light. Some drivers…"
"Zoetrope, actually a local bike blogger had criticized the outreach events but wasn't willing to be quoted in the article for fear of coming off as a crank, so I felt to write a balanced article it would make sense to check in with the…"
Hi John- I am so sorry I missed your friend request back in October regarding the Midnight Circus show/Time Out article- BUMMER! I will definitely keep you informed the next time I am using my bike for anything fun and circusy...