"The only good parts of the Manor route is the pedestrian island in the middle of Montrose and Lawrence.
As far as being a "greenway" it isn't even included in most discussions on the subject of greenways. It's a joke, no…"
"Why stop at Montrose? Why not continue to Lawrence or Argyle?
The path along the river could continue from Montrose north, along either the east or west side of the river. The path could join with the North Shore Channel Trail, which would continue…"
"Of course, but by those terms, well, we're not really certain about the culpability of the driver who hit the cyclist then. The point, and the critique of the sun-times article is in the context of degrees of certainty or in this case,…"
"Well one of these days, a careless driver is going to run over the wrong person. Remember the 'Teflon Don' John Gotti?....
....On March 18, 1980, Gotti's youngest son, 12-year-old Frank Gotti, was run over and killed on a bike…"
"One of the troubles for the Sun-Times and others is they have a lot of uncertainty about this, which is then tethered to a lot of someone else's money. Borrowed money, in the case of the county, state, and city hall as mentioned…"
"I am vexed by the antipathy to the Sun-Times editorial. that editorial advocates for more biking infrastructure such as protected lanes. There are two clauses in the sentence Would protected bike lanes have prevented this…"
The messaging system on here is a bit odd...I think you have to friend someone before you can message them. But thanks for the trip advice! Looks like both MI-WI ferries are running this year so it's nice to have those options, though they are expensive: