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Chicago Bicycling

How Thieves Use So-Called 'Sucker Poles' To Steal Your Bike

Posted 11.11.2013 | Chicago

Story by Paul Biasco, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: LINCOLN PARK — On a sunny Wednesday morning as moms, kids and workers were walking along Halsted ...

Protected, Buffered Bike Lanes May Be Coming Soon To Uptown

Posted 10.29.2013 | Chicago

Story by Adeshina Emmanuel, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: UPTOWN — The city plans to install barrier-protected and buffered bicycle lanes on Broadway...

Census: Bike Commuting On The Rise In Chicago

Posted 10.31.2013 | Chicago

Story by Ted Cox, courtesy DNAinfo Chicago: CHICAGO — The number of people who bike to work in the city jumped by about 2,300 cyclists, or 13.7 p...

Rahm Comes To The Aid Of Bicyclist Hit By Truck

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2013 | Chicago

By Brendan O'Brien Sept 3 (Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday came to the aid of a bicyclist struck by a truck and staye...

Chicago Joins Growing Club Of Bike Share Cities

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 06.15.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The newest piece of Chicago's vast transit puzzle will not rumble between skyscrapers on its 100-year-old elevated rail lines or utilize it...

Groupon Debuts Special Offer In Honor Of Slain Cyclist

Posted 06.05.2013 | Chicago

Daily deals giant Groupon released a very personal offer Wednesday morning in honor of slain cyclist — and Groupon employee — Bobby Cann. Story...

Bicyclist Fatally Struck By Semi Truck

Posted 10.05.2012 | Chicago

A 32-year-old man was fatally struck while riding his bicycle Friday morning on Chicago's Near North Side. According to the Chicago Tribune, the bi...

WATCH: Chicago Wasn't Always One Of The Nation's Bike-Friendliest

Posted 07.06.2012 | Chicago

Though Chicago today is one of the nation's bike-friendliest cities, it wasn't always that way: At one point, the two-wheelers were banned from parts ...

Bike Sharing Plan Advances, Awaits Full City Council's OK

Posted 04.14.2012 | Chicago

The plan for a massively-expanded city bicycle sharing program, set to launch this fall, took another step toward fruition Friday, thanks to the stamp...

Expanded Bike Sharing Program Is Headed Chicago's Way

Posted 11.22.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Department of Transportation on Wednesday announced that the city is diving into a new, vast bike sharing program that aims to bring 3,000...