In addition to editing Streetsblog Chicago, John writes the transportation column for the Chicago Reader weekly paper. A Chicagoan since 1989, he enjoys exploring the city on foot, bike, bus, and ‘L’ train.
What if we applied the Transit Ambassadors model to create safe, orderly public spaces?
April 18, 2023
Are online retail and COVID to blame for declining sales? Nah, it’s gotta be the bike lanes
March 27, 2023
Lily Shambrook’s family hopes lawsuit against city will help keep others safe on bikes
January 19, 2023
Passage of bike lane towing ordinance honors children lost to traffic violence this year
December 16, 2022
Education, infrastructure, and holding drivers accountable > bike helmets for cyclist safety
July 27, 2022
ProPublica Helps Lawmakers Who Want to Let Motorists Drive at Deadly Speeds
July 11, 2022
Awful WBEZ speed cam piece disregards safety data, ignores traffic violence victims
June 28, 2022