"This is all no fun, and it isn't really even springtime yet!
As an insight, SUV drivers aren't necessarily more nor less aggressive or insensitive than other drivers. We might as easily suggest that with their higher vantage point…"
"I'll have to have somebody pass me sometime so I can develop an informed opinion. : )
I subscribe to the bell. It is "innuendo neutral" and doubles as a friendly hello, and I'm not repeating myself over and over, and,…"
"In the end, the entire matter was avoidable, condemnable, and alas it isn't the last time it will happen until all motorists follow the rules. This whole affair reminds me of being advised in a different thread that my concerns with the…"
"If I had to do it tomorrow without any more planning, I would take Damen all the way to Jackson on the way in, and go west on Jackson. Would that get you close? You can usually fly on Jackson east and west bound. "
"Only 1 car there yesterday? Chronic hot spot. It's usually a combo of pickup/drop-off at the Apple store in the background, and sometimes people meeting passengers from the red line North & Clybourn 'el stop. "
"Police do have bike lane enforcement options, as some car-pooling friends of mine had discovered, so that post may be worthy of clarification. While a bike lane may be entered such as to cross it to pull into a driveway or transiting an…"
"Well, that's a fair point and I'm still thinking this over ahead of the final vote. Certainly cyclists could consider that a candidate speeding around in SUVs impacts warming, ice caps, etc. and the NYTimes link seems to show those…"
": ( Geez, that's un fun indeed.
So some of the pics remind me of something I've had to do in non-cycling situations as well to address when delivery trucks are parked illegally in the neighborhood, obstructing crosswalks,…"
"Well, I think the outrage some folks share with us here re. the bike lane matter seems sincere. As to the matter at hand - who is bike savvy (or not) - is in play, and mayoral candidate conduct and/or that of their staff is worthy of consideration…"