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Chicago’s first protected bike lane on Kinzie St. increased ridership by 55 percent without increasing traffic congestion for cars.

Bike Messenger Appreciation Day is Friday

10-9 is the radio code for what? please repeat your transmission and every Oct. 9 (10/9) is Bike Messenger Appreciation Day.

If you see a bike messenger tomorrow, let 'em know you appreciate their work!

Thanks sincerely to all Chicago bike messengers from all of us at Active Trans.

PS: Active Trans and Goose Island are hosting a special appreciation celebration tonight for any bike messengers with valid company ID…free beer, pizza and messenger-only drink specials!

The full details are here.