"I've had mixed results with 311. They do a great job with graffiti removal, but I recently gave up on 311 with clearing up a huge mess of tree debris on Loomis (the section north of the canal and south of Cermak). I contacted the…"
"28's are about as narrow a tire as anyone should be riding in a city such as Chicago what with the chronically messed up road surfaces, steel bridges and snow. Even with 28's that bridge is a bit squirrelly when wet, but with wider tires…"
"That is great news. Thanks Anne!
Was there any mention of the north of the canal section of Loomis? CDOT's 2014 Bike Map indicates that it has a bike lane, and it does have a solid white line, but no other indications that it is a bike lane.…"
"As of now anyway, the posting at Craigslist has expired.
Please include all the details of a sale item when posting it here. Please don't just rely on a Craigslist posting as that posting will be gone in a week and in a year or six months…"
"What are you riding? Specifically, what kind of bars? Is the problem new? Did anything else change? Different bike or anything? I had a lot of trouble with hand numbness back when I was touring on converted mountain bikes - seemed like the flat bars…"
"We had a discussion on this at a neighborhood meeting since one is going in my neighborhood (at Roscoe & Southport. Our neighborhood has permit parking and there was a general concern about the extra parking load a 33 unit building (w 6…"
Thanks for your interest, Tony, and your offer. When I get info on how to set up a presentation (Paul, I guess), i'll be happy to have your help. You are my friend, too once I figure out how to do that. Peg
Oh, very cool, thanks for the link. Ive heard mythical folklore about 'the guy who designed the Paramount' from Chicago but did not realize the shop was still in business. I will definitely have to drop in. So is your bike a Schwinn then? I am a bit disappointed its not Nasty's Cycles but the real story is very good in its own right.