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12/1/2020

Streetsblog: We are all that wave-tossed Lakefront Trail cyclist

11/23/2020

CHICAGO SUN TIMES: Bike thefts jump during pandemic: ‘It’s a huge problem’

11/17/2020

Streetsblog: Racial justice and environmental groups hope to block Amazon warehouse in Bridgeport

11/12/2020

CHICAGO NOW: New App Aims to Better Protect Cyclists

11/9/2020

EATER: Chicago Celebrates Election Results With Malört Shots Outside Trump Tower

11/9/2020

CHICAGO TRIBUNE: Maybe Malort has earned its spot in the pantheon of great Chicago traditions. I’m still not drinking it.

11/9/2020

TIME OUT: Chicagoans take to the streets to celebrate Joe Biden’s presidential win

11/7/2020

NPR: PHOTOS: Chicago Celebrates Joe Biden’s Victory

11/7/2020

COURTNEY KUEPPERS: Only in Chicago: shots of Malort now being distributed outside Trump tower.

10/28/2020

BICYCLE RETAILER: Bike Lane Uprising releases app for reporting bike lane obstructions

10/28/2020

ENGAGING CITIES: Bike Lane Uprising

11/5/2020

JORNAL BICICLETA: Revolta na Ciclofaixa: plataforma coleta, trata e exibe obstruções em vias exclusivas para bicicleta em 100 cidades nos EUA

10/27/2020

GEAR & GRIT: Bike Lane Uprising releases app for reporting bike lane obstructions

10/27/2020

BIKING LA: The site to report blocked bike lanes developed by Chicago’s Bike Lane Uprising is now live in over 100 cities across the US, including Los Angeles and Long Beach

10/22/2020

Streetsblog: Drink beer, help unclog bikeways at Bike Lane Uprising’s keg-tapping party on 10/29

10/27/2020

WTTW PBS: New App Lets Cyclists Report Bike Lane Obstructions, Hazards

9/21/2020

Streetsblog: Hundreds, including Mayor Lightfoot showed up for the Roll N Peace unity ride

9/4/2020

Streetsblog: There were at least two injury crashes this week near Belmont/LSD, a collision hotspot

7/24/2020

Streetsblog: Martin: Let’s prioritize transportation equity, catch up with other cities on biking

7/23/2020

Streetsblog: E-bikes to the rescue: 24 cycles and 12 cargo bikes lent to COVID aid organizations

7/18/2020

WTTW PBS: New Mural — and Push For Bike Lanes — To Commemorate Boy Killed By Hit-and-Run Driver While Cycling

10/29/2020

CAPO VELO: “Bike Lane Uprising” releases new app for reporting bike lane obstructions

7/16/2020

Streetsblog: E-bikes to the rescue: 24 cycles and 12 cargo bikes lent to COVID aid organizations

7/1/2020

Streetsblog: Records indicate bicyclist injured by CDOT trucker is a CDOT safety ambassador

7/1/2020

ABC: Man charged in Ashburn hit-and-run that killed 13-year-old boy

7/1/2020

CBS: Driver Charged In Southwest Side Hit-And-Run That Killed 13-Year-Old Boy On Bike As Family Mourns

7/1/2020

Univision: Anuncian cargos en caso de menor atropellado en Ashburn

8/31/2020

Streetsblog: Bolingbrook cross country team member Kaylee Pannek seriously injured in bike crash

6/29/2020

Streetsblog: Issac Martinez, 13, killed in Ashburn, is 2nd cyclist critically or fatally injured in a week

6/25/2020

WTTW PBS: After City Truck Hits Cyclist, Advocates Warn of Wider Safety Issues

7/1/2020

Block Club Chicago: 13-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver Had Just Gotten His First Bike

6/4/2020

Streetsblog: Sad Trombone: Lightfoot says the Lakefront Trail is still closed

6/30/2020

Chicago Sun-Times: Man charged in Ashburn hit-and-run that killed boy, 13, while riding his bike

6/30/2020

Streetsblog: Family of Issac Martinez, 13, killed on his bike, were joined by cyclists at vigil

6/1/2020

Streetsblog: Transit shutdowns, which hurt vulnerable people the most, are not a public safety solution

5/5/2020

Block Club Chicago: Protective Bike Lane Bollards Installed Where Bicyclist Was Killed Last Fall

4/28/2020

Block Club Chicago: Faded Bike Lanes Repainted On Milwaukee Avenue 6 Months After Bicyclist Killed

6/1/2020

INSIDER: 25 inspiring moments of peace and solidarity from the protests gripping the US

6/1/2020

New Zeland Herald: George Floyd death: 15 peaceful moments from the protests

6/1/2020

Obama Foundation: ANGUISH AND ACTION

3/20/2020

Streetsblog: What the heck is going on with the Lakefront Trail?

1/17/2020

Keating Law Offices: Cars that park in protected bike lanes endanger bicyclists

3/30/2020

Streetsblog: Despite safety challenges during the pandemic, Chicago bike shops keep rolling

1/27/2020

Livable City: Episode 10 - Christina Whitehouse of Bike Lane Uprising!

3/26/2020

Streetsblog: Closing trails during pandemic, without opening streets, is misguided and inequitable

12/11/2019

CityLab: Oh, What Fun It Is to Ride

12/3/2019

WTTW PBS: Cyclists Say City Isn’t Addressing 311 Complaints About Bike Lanes

1/16/2020

Block Club Chicago: Months After Cyclist Killed In Irving Park, Bike Lane Remains Faded

11/6/2019

Univision: Con una cadena humana, ciclistas en Chicago se manifiestan ante el incidente en el que murió una ciclista

12/10/2019

Block Club Chicago: Someone Quietly Decorated West Town’s Protected Bike Lanes And Cyclists Are Loving It

11/19/2019

Block Club Chicago: A ‘Lack Of Hope’ Permeates Chicago’s Cyclist Community After Another Fatal Bike Crash On Stony Island

11/20/2019

Curbed: Chicago needs safer streets and protected bike lanes now, advocates say

11/18/2019

Chicago Sun-Times: City Falls Behind in Expanding Protections for Cyclists

11/6/2019

Telemundo: Muere ciclista atropellada por un camión en Irving Park

11/6/2019

NBC: Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Truck in Irving Park: Police

9/19/2019

BikingLA: Morning Links

11/7/2019

Chicago Sun-Times: Driver cited for negligent driving, improper turn in crash that killed bicyclist in Irving Park

11/7/2019

Streetsblog: Dozens of cyclists lined the Milwaukee Avenue bike lane to protest Carla Aiello’s death

11/7/2019

Block Club Chicago: ‘Please Don’t Kill Us’: After Woman Killed In Fading Irving Park Bike Lane, 200 Cyclists Demand More Protection

11/6/2019

ABC: Carla Aiello ID'd as woman struck, killed by truck while riding bicycle on NW Side

11/6/2019

Chicago Tribune: Bicyclist dies after being hit by dump truck on Northwest Side

9/4/2019

Streetsblog: 47th Ward: Community outreach will help prevent backlash to Leland Greenway extension

5/10/2019

Smart Cities Dive: San Francisco to expand bike lane network, boost cyclist safety

11/6/2019

Keating Law Offices: Chicago Cyclist Killed in Right Hook Crash with Dump Truck

11/6/2019

WGN9 News: Woman on bike struck, killed by dump truck on Northwest Side

11/6/2019

Block Club Chicago: Bicyclists Outraged Over Woman’s Death Plan To Create ‘People-Protected Bike Lane’ Wednesday In Irving Park

10/8/2019

Streetsblog: Inspector General calls out CPD for illegal parking; police bike lane blockage needs to stop too

8/1/2019

NBC: Chicago Bicyclists Recording Rides for Their Own Safety

3/18/2019

Streetsblog: Cyclists Who Confronted Bike Lane Blockers Were Attacked With Fluid, Fists, SUV

5/16/2019

730DC: Check out Bike Lane Uprising for the ways folks are already reporting these violations.

6/2/2020

Mamamia: The story we're not seeing: 32 images that show the "other side" of the US protests.

2/8/2019

Block Club Chicago: Plan For New Bike Lanes In The South Loop Delayed, But Alderman Insists They’re Still Coming

4/19/2019

Streetsblog: The Most Common Chicago Ride-Hailing Trip Is a 1-Mile Hop From River North to the Loop

1/18/2019

Streetsblog: One Little Victory: CDOT Installs Posts to Deter Parking in Washington Bike Lane

3/28/2019

Curbed: Chicago needs safer streets and protected bike lanes now, advocates say

5/7/2019

Chicago Sun-Times: New, improved bike lanes are coming to the South Loop by the end of the month

11/27/2018

Streetsblog: Ice Ice, Baby: Long After Snowfall Ended, Bike Lane Conditions Are Still Treacherous

12/6/2018

Streetsblog:  Blizzard of DOT: Transpo Officials Provide Deets on Bike Lane Plowing Protocols

5/7/2019

Block Club Chicago: Ald. King To Discuss South Loop Bike Lanes At Tuesday Meeting

11/28/2018

Streetsblog: A Guide to Locally Made Winter Gear and Gifts for Cyclists

10/18/2018

NPR: Bike Lane Uprising: Reporting Bike Lane Obstructions

11/21/2018

Chicago Ideas, After the Idea Podcast: Bike Lane Uprising: Reporting Bike Lane Obstructions to Build a Safer Chicago 

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10/18/2018

Streetsblog: How Bike Lane Uprising Is Helping to Document Chicago’s Blocked Bikeway Problem

10/18/2018

The Chainlink: If you haven't yet joined Bike Lane Uprising, it's a must if you ride a bike.

10/17/2018

NBC: Chicago Cyclist Records Motorist Driving in Protected Bike Lane

10/16/2018

Chi Hack Night Presenter: Bike Lane Uprising - One Year of Data Insights

10/12/2018

Curbed: Bike Lane Uprising empowers cyclists, makes roads safer

10/12/2018

University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC): To report a vehicle in a bike lane: Post a picture to Bike Lane Uprising

10/11/2018

Streetsblog: Despite Inaccurate Numbers, Bicycling Magazine’s Demotion of Chicago Is On-Point

10/17/2018

NBC: Chicago Looking to Up Efforts to Stop Blockage of Bike Lanes

10/9/2018

NPR: Cyclists Take Bike Lane Matters Into Their Own Hands As Deaths Increase And Enforcement Declines

8/24/2018

The DC Line: Dupont ANC calls for more safety measures on M Street near cyclist fatality

8/17/2018

Streetsblog: Another Cyclist Struck at Madison/Halsted, a Week After Angela Park Was Killed There

8/21/2018

NPR: Morning Shift Teams Up With WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show On Traffic Safety

9/20/2018

The Washington Post: How’s D.C. driving? This new tool instantly reveals any driver’s traffic violations.

8/28/2018

Who Taught You How To Drive?!: Torque of the Town: Bike Lane Uprising is a cyclist led passion project focused on making cycling safer by making it easy to report bike lane obstructions.