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Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Anne Alt May 2.

plastic bollards on Halsted b/t Chicago and Division
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Anyone know why the removed the plastic bollards on Halsted between Chicago and Division? Does it have something to do with the fact that the Chicago Ave. bridge is now re-opened? I'm not sure why…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Charles Averny Feb 15.

 

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ketoguychicago replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"One reason we didn't want the plastic bollards or concrete dividers is that the the city has to run out and buy more equipment (debt) to keep the bike lanes clear.  Whereas now, the street sweepers and city plows can keep them clear, a…"
May 4
Bobby Cobby replied to Tooscrapps's discussion Everyday Hell of NB Deaborn Bike Lane
"At this point, I pretty much avoid it and use State St. one block east."
May 3
Anne Alt replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"I'm trying to get some installed on median islands - slightly better visibility AND much lower chance of them getting run over."
May 2
P.J.C. replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Indeed they are, and so are plastic bollards on the edge of bike lanes on roads like Randolph, between Michigan Ave. and the lake, for example. The fact that drivers cannot seem to avoid smashing these clearly visible road obstacles just goes to…"
May 2
Phillip Hutchinson replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"I respect that you don't want to get into the whole protected bike lanes thing because it's not a simple issue, but yet here we are. Below are my thoughts on the topic:   I love shared streets. They look like…"
May 2
ketoguychicago replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Yes, I saw my alderman fixing one last Saturday morning - not the snow day, the Saturday before.  By that Saturday afternoon it had been run over again. "
May 1
Bobby Cobby replied to Michael Neal's discussion Three Floyds Warning
"Thanks for the heads up. I've always parked my bike at these racks, so nothing will change for me, but maybe for those who have super high end bikes or something, I could see it being a concern."
May 1
Yasmeen replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Hahaha. But seriously, poke with a stick much? *backs away to fade into background*"
Apr 30
Tom A.K. replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Hey dug, you forgot to post this after your response.  " STOP THE INSANITY,  NO MORE BIKE LANES ! ""
Apr 30
Yasmeen replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"You haven’t disagreed with me before so I’m going to consider this a win. :-) I’m ok if you don’t get the point I made or care to accept the context. "
Apr 30
Doug Haynes replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"The idea that a solo cup is a good height for visibility in a demonstration that is supposed to translate to cyclists is... silly at best."
Apr 30
Doug Haynes replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"F that special lane stuff.Protected bike lanes reinforce the concept that bikes only belong in certain places on certain roads.It's the road; share it."
Apr 30
David P. replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"No, "drivers using the bike line for the extra road when it is not occupied" is not at all the point of "share the road stuff." "Share the road" is a message that is directed at motor vehicle drivers and it is they who…"
Apr 30
Gage B. replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Arent these always getting run over?"
Apr 30
Yasmeen replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Thanks Anne :-)"
Apr 30
Anne Alt replied to Bobby Cobby's discussion Anyone considering doing the #RedCupProject in Chicago?
"Well said, Yasmeen."
Apr 30

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What I ride:
Hybrid, Folding Bike
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Commuting, Around Town, Distance, Social, Bike Camping, Touring
What brings you to The Chainlink?
I like riding a bike.

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