Posts tagged "Chicago Bike Swap"

Cycling season starts this weekend with two great events

You wouldn’t know it by looking outside, but bicycling season is officially here. Yeah, there’s still a foot of snow on the ground. Sure, none of the bike paths have been plowed and the road shoulders are all littered with debris churned up by the snowplows. Potholes are emerging like Florida sinkholes. Skies are still... Read more »

Sixty Second Cycling: Bicycling News Recap and Upcoming Events

Transportation Funding Bill Great news for cyclists and pedestrians – transportation enhancement funds have been added back to Map-21, the Senate’s transportation bill! Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid added the Cardin-Cochran Amendment to his manager’s amendment for the bill.  While the bill must still be voted on in the Senate and reconciled with the House,... Read more »

Bicycling Fun Next Two Days!

Bicycling Fun Next Two Days!
Yes, it’s cold out there.  Very cold. Yes, it’s probably going to snow tomorrow.  Four, five, maybe six inches. That won’t stop determined Chicago cyclists! Tomorrow, Friday, January 20th, is the ATA’s Winter Bike To Work Day from 6:30am to 9am at Daley Plaza.  Stop by for some free coffee, tea, and Eli’s cheesecake! The... Read more »