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Rash of crashes - Chicago Reader - possible LFT improvement?
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Noticed this article in the Chicago Reader this morning:What’s…Continue

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The Perfect Crime

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Started Jul 7

Another cyclist fatality
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Saw this one on the Wisconsin Bike Fed blog:…Continue

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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 11, Antonio Flores, age 59, Queens, NY July 18, Juan Sandoval, age unknown, Adrian, MI "
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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Waymond Smith's discussion Biking policy inequality on the South side of Chicago
"I've been thinking about checking out the Major Taylor group at some point, mostly to break free from my North Shore box (nice box though it is). I checked out the calendar, but most of the upcoming weekend rides seem a bit long (and formal?).…"
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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 18, David Smith, age 59, Micco, FL "
Friday
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 21, Daryl Dwayne Webster, age 66, Lillington, NC "
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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" June 28, Caryl A. Johnson, age 50, Minneapolis, MN "
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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi posted a discussion

As Cities Add Bike Lanes, More People Bike and Biking Gets Safer

From http://usa.streetsblog.org/2016/07/20/report-as-cities-add-bike-lanes-more-people-bike-and-biking-gets-safer/In five of the cities — Chicago, Minneapolis, New York, Philadelphia, and Portland — the absolute number of cycling deaths and severe injuries fell between 2007 and 2014, even as cycling rose substantially. In the two other cities — San Francisco and…See More
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Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 19, Daniel A. Lehn, age 58, North Liberty, IA "
Wednesday
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to dauber's discussion LFT construction updates???
"> Hopefully I'll remember to take your route. But of course I sort of didn't. I meant to just ride up Wells yesterday, forgot, then remembered the closure while I was on LFT just south of Fullerton. Not a big deal. Forgot this…"
Tuesday
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 17, Sean Ryan, age 17, Brooklyn, NY July 18, Theresa Corey Burris, age 36, Greenfield, IN July 18, Roger Haar, age 65, Tucson, AZ July 18, Mark Snyder, age 58, New Russia Township, OH "
Tuesday
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 17, Gerald Seitz Jr., age 59, Amarillo, TX "
Jul 18
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to dauber's discussion LFT construction updates???
"> ... west at Fullerton ... Sure, but as dauber wrote: "... with no warning sooner than about two feet before the construction." If they had a sign at Fullerton on LFT which directed people west, it would probably work a bit better. I…"
Jul 18
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to dauber's discussion LFT construction updates???
"I came through early, around 5:30 and the chainlink fence was up but open at both ends. It wasn't at all clear how they expected traffic to route around that when the closed the ends. I think they might have expected you to do this: but that…"
Jul 18
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 17, Oscar Mauricio Gutierrez, age 31, Rockville, MD July 17, Gary Knowlton, age 50, Chelan County, WA "
Jul 18
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
"The woman killed in Cross Plains, WI on July 15 was identified as Cynthia Arsnow, of Madison."
Jul 18
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 15, Richard McClain, age 57, Suisun City, CA "
Jul 17
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Skip Montanaro 14.5mi's discussion Another cyclist fatality
" July 14, Bridget Dawson, age 58, San Luis Obispo, CA July 15, as yet unnamed woman, age 62, Cross Plains, WI July 15, Edward T. Angi, age 58, Dayton, OH "
Jul 16

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Exercise, Commuting, Around Town, Distance
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I ride a bike in the Chicago area

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At 10:06am on December 6, 2013, Alex said…

"maxy, super maxy, mighty competition, super mighty competition, grand mighty (75?)..any others?" that's from a bikeforums thread. it seems like there are tons of variants on 'mighty' 'grand' etc. their model names are so grandiose. 

At 11:14pm on December 5, 2013, Alex said…

is that a mighty tour crankarm/spider?

 
 
 

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