"I'm a big fan of Roscoe Village Bikes. I always get fast, friendly, excellent service there. I bought one of my bikes there and have been getting it tuned up by them faithfully ever since, as well as getting the odd repair here and there.
"All photos from February 15, 2018.
Snow in the bike lane near Stanley's (Elston at North)And more at 947-950 N. Elston.
And a nice big pile of snow blocking the bike lane, courtesy of the residents on Chestnut at Elston."
"Detour routes are to get you to the same street on the other side of the closure. Usually routed so the detoured traffic doesn't cross each other, so right, left, left, right onto original street. Doesn't offer a left or right…"
"Grand and Lake are both 0.3 miles north/south of Kinzie St. I guess it depends on whether one is heading south into the Loop, or north from Kinzie. If one is Loop-bound, then heading south to Lake St makes more sense."
"Agree with Argonne69. There's no reason an able-bodied person cannot be dropped off more than a couple inches from their destination, or that delivery persons can't use a dolly to make deliveries from further down the block. Most times I…"
"The delivery trucks for Alfa Restaurant Supply, 4218 N. Elston, are back in the bike lane instead of using the loading docks. It's a very tight spot to try to go around trucks blocking the bike lane. Reported to 311.
"I don't find the Mailwaukee Ave at Elston too worrying as there is a distinct light for right turns for motor traffic. Fullerton and Damen, though - I've seen several near right hooks there, and I wish they would put a separate signal for…"
"Ugh, sorry you had this experience. How can drivers believe crap like "you need to watch for cars" when they swerve into the bike lane without even looking. :-( There's a serious deficiency in knowing/following the rules of the…"