| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:56 AM
If you're headed downtown, you'd better bring your walking shoes.
The slump is over for downtown development in Orlando, with new apartments, hotels, and sports and arts venues on the way. But extra parking isn't necessarily included.
Case in point:...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:04 AM
Although she hasn't been in a bicycle accident, Kathleen King has had her share of close calls on the lakefront path she rides between her home in Andersonville and her office in the Loop.
Most automobile drivers are courteous, but some can get...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:55 AM
Divvy's data is now anyone's to develop.
Chicago's bike share provider announced Tuesday that for the first time, trip-by-trip data for about 750,000 rides taken last year is available to the public. Along with the release of the downloadable data, the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:11 PM
Plunging temperatures and piles of snow don't deter a dedicated group of cyclists who ride through the Chicago winter.
Bicyclists, it's cold outside.
But the plunging temperatures and piles of snow aren't about to deter a dedicated group of city...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Need a Divvy bike this afternoon to get around the snowy streets?
You’ll have to wait a while. Divvy closed at noon for Chicagoans wishing to rent a bike, but bikes can still be returned to sharing stations, according to an announcement on the...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Chicagoans rose to the first business day of the new year to find streets, sidewalks and cars covered in snow from a bout of harsh weather that had halted flights and even shut down Chicago's bike-share program.
As of noon, as much as 18 inches of...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Divvy plans to reopen its bike sharing system at noon Saturday after the snowstorm shuttered the operation.
According to its website, Divvy said Saturday's noon reopening is subject to weather conditions. Divvy had closed the system at noon Tuesday...
| Dec 16, 2013
Chicago's Divvy bicycle-sharing program took in up to $2.5 million during its first five months, a figure driven by tourists and others who bought daily passes and racked up the majority of overtime fees, according to a trove of preliminary customer...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:26 AM
A new holiday Divvy bike wrapped like a candy cane arrived on Thursday.
The bike spotted at the Daley Plaza bike station has the hashtag #holidivvy on its back fender, which signals another special campaign for the bike-sharing program.
| Dec 1, 2013
By most accounts, the Divvy bike-sharing program has had a strong start, but it's likely to face a major test as it goes through its first Chicago winter. The Italian pro cycling team Lampre-Merida has its own share of troubles after more than 100 bikes...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's vision of Chicago as a bike-friendly metropolis found itself in the cross hairs of an alderman's proposal for a $25 bike tax Wednesday.
South Side Ald. Pat Dowell, 3rd, floated a plan to charge bike owners an annual $25 registration...