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  • Mount Prospect, IL
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European View of Good Bikeshare Practices

Short and interesting.…Continue

Tags: Federation, Cycling, European

Started Oct 23

Dockless Bikeshare May Not Be the Wave of the Future
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Juan 2-8 mi. Oct 17.

MUP Etiquette
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I've been happily impressed to see so many people enjoying the 606.  It's great to have a place where kids can bring their little bikes and scooters and ride without fear of being run over by a…Continue

Tags: etiquette, 606

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jim Reho Jun 5.

The scourge of plastic trash
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On any windy day, plastic bags and wrap is blowing around the streets. Where does it prefer to go? In my drive train, of course, stranding me in an intersection on Lawrence Ave. One more reason to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Lazzaro May 8.

 

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Paul Lazzaro replied to Mark's discussion Riding on Park District property
"I've seen other signs in that area directing cyclists to walk.  Perhaps there is concern about the many elderly walkers on those sidewalks.  I have always ridden there, albeit slowly and carefully."
Nov 13
Paul Lazzaro replied to JeffB's discussion JUMP bikes in Chicago?
"I'm not sure I like a bike share company using public racks.  We don't have enough bike parking as it is."
Nov 7
Paul Lazzaro replied to Gage B.'s discussion Legality of Dearborn Bike Lane- "crosswalks"
"Maybe they could exit from cars somewhere else?"
Oct 25
Paul Lazzaro posted a discussion
Oct 23
Juan 2-8 mi. replied to Paul Lazzaro's discussion Dockless Bikeshare May Not Be the Wave of the Future
"Without a designated or a strongly suggested place to park the rental bikes, such shenanigans are guaranteed :P"
Oct 17
Dave Jacque replied to Paul Lazzaro's discussion Dockless Bikeshare May Not Be the Wave of the Future
"Australia in general seems very hostile to bicycling, with major fines for minor offences (such as not having a bell) and draconian helmet laws."
Oct 17
David Henri replied to Paul Lazzaro's discussion Dockless Bikeshare May Not Be the Wave of the Future
"It seems like the people of Melbourne have some serious social issues to deal with.  "
Oct 17
Paul Lazzaro posted a discussion
Oct 17
Paul Lazzaro replied to Matt M. 18.5KM's discussion Threadless vs. Threaded Headsets
"I like quill stems a little better.  I like to be able to easily adjust the height of my handlebars.  But I have both and they both work fine.  As an old guy, I'm just more familiar and comfortable with quill."
Oct 3
Paul Lazzaro replied to Tom A.K.'s discussion Bike Lane Battle in Minneapolis
"Will Amazon put HQ2 in MPLS if they just get rid of those damn bike lanes and put in more 'free' parking?  Methinks not."
Sep 29
Paul Lazzaro replied to V W's discussion CPD culture and its hostility toward cyclists - and one suggestion to protect cyclists in light of this
Sep 21
Paul Lazzaro replied to Yasmeen's discussion What's this doing in the bike lane?
"I often see drivers parking their cars in a way that corks the bike lane here.  They are oblivious."
Sep 15
Paul Lazzaro replied to Yasmeen's discussion Most Embarrassing Moment On A Bike
"My first time using clipless pedals (10 years ago?), I rode about 1/2 block to a stop sign, forgot to un-clip, and fell sideways in slow-mo into a flower bed.  I spotted no witnesses, so I didn't have to pretend I meant to do it..."
Aug 25
Paul Lazzaro replied to Vilda's discussion Think of this as a Missed Connection.
"+1"
Aug 21
Paul Lazzaro replied to Yasmeen's discussion "Defensive Architecture"
"I live in the area, and I have never had any issue with the people living in the tents under LSD at Lawrence and Wilson.  I'm able to pass on foot or on my bike with no problem.  However, I'm not sure that some people (especially…"
Aug 21
Paul Lazzaro replied to V W's discussion "Cyclist hurls rock through driver's window in west town road rage"
"So the cyclist bumped into a BMW, and the driver chased after him (I don't buy that they just happened to meet farther down the street).  If the cyclist scratched the BMW paint, that was not considerate.  When the driver chased after…"
Jul 16

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road, Mountain
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Articles by Brett Ratner
My first bike:
LeMond

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