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Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
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Sure seems a lot of these thefts are by the young ones. Shout out to Heritage and CPD.From the Trib....."Bike mechanics at Heritage Bicycles used fast Facebook sleuthing to help reunite a stolen bike…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chitown_Mike on Thursday.

Bike Lanes Painted on B'way Between Wilson and Lawrence - woo hoo!
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The Good Lord has heard our pleas!  No  longer do I have to do take my life in my hands biking down Broadway in the early am as the drivers  zoom down Broadway.I understand  there aren plans to go…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Agnieszka Z. Jun 17.

59-year-old bicyclist killed in Bridgeport hit-and-run
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Horrible..anyone have more details on this?A 59-year-old woman riding a bicycle was killed by a hit-and-run driver Thursday night in the Bridgeport neighborhood, according to police.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by h' 1.0 Jun 3.

Question About U Locks and Bike Theft
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I will occasionally read through the Stolen Bike reports to see what are the latest trends. As  was shown by a statistical report  posted on this site last  year,  the majority of thefts are with…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by jolondon30 Jun 4.

 

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jolondon30 replied to Gene Tenner's discussion Bike Lane Would Have Three-Foot Wide Curbs on Clybourn in Old Town
"I know  this is the area where Bobby died but my understanding is the driver was out of control.  For me I find Clybourn a very safe ride and would see other locations I'd rather have protection. That being said, I do love the idea of…"
Sunday
Chitown_Mike replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"I had to block posts, or I post random crap to throw them all off. All the derelicts of the bike thieving world are on there. "
Thursday
David Barish replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
" I met him when he was involved with a union protecting bicycle messengers. We sat down for a beer and talked about the issues they face. I did not know that he is now a mechanic. Next time, the beer is on me! "
Thursday
Julie Hochstadter replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"Ben is a great guy."
Thursday
KevinM replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"He's back to posting on that group again. Must be out of jail now... "
Thursday
Anne Alt replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"It always makes my day to hear positive news like that bike recovery story. "
Thursday
Tricolor replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"Damn good work and damn good PR.  It doesn't get any better than this."
Thursday
David Barish replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"I read and heard a lot of lousy news today- conflict in Gaza, children mistreated by border agents, bodies still in a field in the Ukraine etc. Then I read the story about Ben Fietz bike mechanic and stolen bike sleuth and it made my day. "
Thursday
Nick G replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"Score one for the good guys! Don't steal bikes, bro. "
Thursday
Duppie replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"The mechanic's last name is Fietz? That is the most appropriate name for a bike mechanic I have ever heard. "
Thursday
Jaik S. replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"Cheers! Thanks for aiding in a recovery and being all around good people!"
Thursday
Chitown_Mike replied to jolondon30's discussion Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD
"I follow that group just to see what pops up, King Meta was the guys Facebook name that got pinched. Good too, guy was a class A d-bag."
Jul 23
jolondon30 posted a discussion

Stolen Bikes Recovered with Help of Heritage Bicycles and CPD

Sure seems a lot of these thefts are by the young ones. Shout out to Heritage and CPD.From the Trib....."Bike mechanics at Heritage Bicycles used fast Facebook sleuthing to help reunite a stolen bike with its owner Monday evening, Chicago police officials said.Bike theft is common in the city—though exactly how common is hard to quantify—and stolen bikes are rarely recovered and returned to their owners, according to Lt. David Harris, a spokesperson for Chicago Police Department's news…See More
Jul 23
jolondon30 replied to Juan Boyce's discussion Bike Lane Ghetto
"which bike lanes in particular are you referring to?  I ride almost all of them and don't experience your issues. "
Jul 17
jolondon30 replied to Mike Zumwalt's discussion Is it me or are people...
" Right..my bad..thanks for the correction on Kenmore (it was late).  Nice to know about Winthrop..thx. "
Jul 7
jolondon30 replied to Mike Zumwalt's discussion Is it me or are people...
"I just came down that stretch about twenty minutes ago.  It is just so poorly designed on Sheridan. You can't go on the sidewalks and the road is  normally too dangerous. Coming East on Devon there is a bike lane...then at the turn it…"
Jul 6

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What I ride:
Road, Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Around Town
About me:
General outdoor enthusiast who loves biking in all forms...commuting, long distance rides, and even the occasional lakefront. Winter biking too!
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://www.allitas.com

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