Eric Vann

Commuting ( Christopher T. Assaf, Baltimore Sun / May 14, 2014 ) Traffic builds behind Greg Cantori as travels Fort Smallwood Road across Stoney Creek as he commutes to Baltimore from his Pasadena home.Commuting ( Christopher T. Assaf, Baltimore Sun / May 14, 2014 ) Traffic builds behind Greg Cantori as travels Fort Smallwood Road across Stoney Creek as he commutes to Baltimore from his Pasadena home.

The Banana – Transportation’s Future

Uploaded on Feb 26, 2010 July, 1986, KMOT-TV, Minot, ND – Don Harse of Atherns, Ohio was riding through Minot in his “human powered vehicle,” a modified bicycle frame encased in a yellow fiberglass shell. On his way to Vancouver, […]

Could these revolutionize transit? (Photo: Roll Over America/Maarten Heckman)Could these revolutionize transit? (Photo: Roll Over America/Maarten Heckman)

The Protected Bike Lane Will Never Be The Same Again…

Published on May 31, 2015 Velomobile Street Race 2015. Fun and welcoming to ride in the streets of Ørestaden without traffic. I had this time a little trouble with the thigh muscles, maybe I’m not fit for sprint and short […]

Bicyclists turn on North Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago in September 2011. (José M. Osorio / Tribune file photo)Bicyclists turn on North Milwaukee Avenue in Chicago in September 2011. (José M. Osorio / Tribune file photo)

Pity the ‘Poor’ Cyclist

Background Reading Why bicyclists blow through red lights – Chicago Tribune (PDF) Summary There are times when, as a cyclist, I blow through a red light. I’ve got momentum, I don’t feel like stopping, I’m running late. I’m not alone. […]

PC Keith Waller in his pedal-powered patrol car, complete with flashing lights, 'pulls over' a driver. The vehicle has been built by local schoolchildren to take part in the British Pedal Car Grand Prix

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1279732/Have-noticed-police-cars-arent-big-used-It-looks-like-budget-cuts-really-ARE-starting-bite.html#ixzz3e7RIDl47 
Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on FacebookPC Keith Waller in his pedal-powered patrol car, complete with flashing lights, 'pulls over' a driver. The vehicle has been built by local schoolchildren to take part in the British Pedal Car Grand Prix Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1279732/Have-noticed-police-cars-arent-big-used-It-looks-like-budget-cuts-really-ARE-starting-bite.html#ixzz3e7RIDl47 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

Wait! Is the Police Budget Shrinking Too?

Background Reading Have you noticed police cars aren’t as big as they used to be? It looks like budget cuts really ARE starting to bite | Daily Mail Online (PDF) Summary TakeAways Nice to see a new use of velomobiles.

Concerns Along Bloomingdale Trail in BucktownConcerns Along Bloomingdale Trail in Bucktown

After Spending $100M on a 2.7 Mile Trail, Now This?

Background Reading ‘606’ Trail Neighbor Gripes: Late Night Skateboarders, Kids Peeing on Lawns – Bucktown – DNAinfo.com Chicago (PDF) Summary TakeAways First let me suggest that the citizens close to the ‘606’ Trail contact their counterparts in Barrington Hills. It seems […]

Women walk together up a hill as they participate in some morning exercise during a visit to Torrey Pines State Park in San Diego, California, November 14, 2012.   REUTERS/Mike BlakeWomen walk together up a hill as they participate in some morning exercise during a visit to Torrey Pines State Park in San Diego, California, November 14, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Anything Better Than Cycling For Health?

Background Reading Take A Hike To Do Your Heart And Spirit Good : Shots – Health News : NPR (PDF) Summary TakeAways From my perspective the sign of a healthy community (regardless of income) is that the residents ‘walk‘ its streets […]

The city's first curb-protected bike lanes were installed this week in Douglas Park in North Lawndale. [DNAinfo/Stephanie Lulay]The city's first curb-protected bike lanes were installed this week in Douglas Park in North Lawndale. [DNAinfo/Stephanie Lulay]

First Curbed Bike Lanes

Background Reading First Curbed Bike Lanes in the City Installed at Douglas Park – North Lawndale – DNAinfo.com Chicago (PDF) Summary TakeAways This goes along with portion of the park that lies along Ogden, where the boulevard has separated segments for […]