In The News

August 9, 2015:
"Saginaw joins 'slow roll' bike ride movement with Counter Cruise"by Jodi McFarland

July 8, 2015:
"Some neighborhoods still waiting for city to divvy up bike-share program"by Jonah Newman

July 7, 2015:
"One-year Divvy discount coming for low-income Chicagoans"by John Byrne

July 7, 2015:
"City Offering $5 Divvy Memberships To Low-Income Resident"by Derrick Blakley

July 7, 2015:
"City Launches “Divvy for Everyone” Bike-Share Equity Program"by John Greenfield

July 6, 2015:
"Big Marsh bike park project aims to invigorate Southeast Side"by Greg Trotter

June 19, 2015:
"Scheinfeld Lauds City’s Bike Wins at Rally, Burke Urges Crowd to Ask for More"by John Greenfield

June 24, 2015:
"ANNOUNCING OUR LATEST COMMUNITY GRANT RECIPIENTS"by PFB

June 10, 2015:
"“Divvy for Everyone” Aims to Boost Ridership in Low-Income Areas"by John Greenfield

April 30, 2015:
"Why Chicago Is Claiming Bike-Share Bragging Rights"by Anna Clark

April 28, 2015:
"Divvy Bikes Now in Englewood"by Andrea V. Watson

March 3, 2015:
"Wheels to the People: How a Pilsen workshop distributed 50,000 bikes from a cycling desert"By Emeline Posner

Feb 9, 2015:
"Obama coming to Chicago to boost Rahm Emanuel, Pullman district"by Lynn Sweet

Feb 5, 2015:
"Thanks to the Pedway Pub Crawl, We’re Now at 42% of Our Funding Goal"by John Greenfield

Jan 22, 2015:
"South and West Side advocates demand better cycling"by Ron Burke

Jan 19, 2015:
"Working on a New Conversation About Bike Equity"by Josh Cohen

Jan 18, 2015:
"Group urges infrastructure parity on South, West sides"by Rachel Cromidas

Jan 9, 2015:
"How I Came to Love Winter Biking—and Tolerate Chicago Winters"by Whet Moser

Jan 6, 2015:
"Checkerboard City: Better Bike Resources for the South and West Sides?"by John Greenfield

Dec 23, 2014:
"Why Don’t the South and West Sides Have a Fair Share of Bike Facilities?"by John Greenfield

Nov 19, 2014:
"10 Chicagoans Making a Difference"by Meryl Williams

Oct 25, 2014:
"Public Recreational Access Coming to Lake Calumet"by Lu Ann Franklin

Oct 12, 2014:
"Divvy coming to Austin in 2015"by Cara Ball

August 4, 2015:
"Local men on a mission to make the Southside more attractive to bikers"by Jake Hamilton

August 4, 2015:
"Jake's Take: Slow Roll Chicago"by Jake Hamilton

July 31, 2015:
"Join Chatham Community on a Soul Train Bike Ride on Saturday"by Andrea V. Watson

July 27, 2015:
"Pedaling a bike, peddling an idea through Chicago's neighborhoods"by Barbara Brotman

July 22, 2015:
"Community Activists Use Bikes to Deliver Social Message"by Jay Shefsky

July 1, 2015:
"Slow Roll Chicago – Transforming Lives and Communities: Olatunji Oboi Reed and Jamal Julien are transforming lives and communities through social bike rides in Chicago, IL."by Hilary Angus

June 22, 2015:
"SLOW ROLL CHICAGO: SOCIAL JUSTICE BY BICYCLE ON CHICAGO'S SOUTH SIDE"by Lisa Anderson

June 18, 2015:
"Innovator Profile: Oboi Reed, Slow Roll Chicago"by Tim Frisbie

May, 2015:
"Slow Roll Chicago aims to increase biking on the South and West sides"by Michael Podgers

May 8, 2015:
"VIDEO: SLOW ROLL CHICAGO PROMOTES COMMUNITY, BENEFITS OF CYCLING"By Anne Arntson

May 7, 2015:
"Community activists pedaling with a purpose"by Tony Briscoe

May 4, 2015:
"Slow Roll Launches Weekly Series to Promote Biking in Communities of Color"by John Greenfield

April 28, 2015:
"Checkerboard City: Take a Slow Ride"by John Greenfield

Feb 7, 2015:
"Slow Roll Chicago Rolls Into Hack Night"by Christopher Whitaker

Jan 22, 2015:
"Olatunji Oboi Reed: Cycling’s Power to Transform City and Self"by Josh Cohen

Jan 7, 2015:
"Why I Fight: How Biking Saved My Life and Can Help Other Black Chicagoans"by Olatunji Oboi Reed, edited by John Greenfield

Jan 6, 2015:
"Checkerboard City: Better Bike Resources for the South and West Sides?"by Olatunji Oboi Reed, edited by John Greenfield

Dec 19, 2014:
"Advocates Request a Fair Share of Bike Resources for Black Communities"by John Greenfield

Dec 16, 2014:
"Pop Culture Q&A with Slow Roll Chicago"by Travis J. Cook

Dec 12, 2014:
"BLACK CHICAGO BIKE ADVOCATES CALL FOR PROTECTED LANES TO SPREAD SOUTH AND WEST"by Michael Andersen

Nov 14, 2014:
"SLOW ROLL CHICAGO: WEST SIDE BIKE FOR PEACE COMING TOMORROW…"by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

Nov 12, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago"by Jay Shefsky & Travis Cornejo

Nov 10, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago celebrates community, history by way of bike"by Michael Sewall

Oct 30, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago’s Founders: “Potential Is Endless” To Connect Communities"by Lorena Cupcake

Oct 21, 2014:
"Slow Roll Rides Again"by Mark Hassenfratz

Oct 20, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago at the A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum"by Al Podgorski

Oct 17, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago ready for a second ride"by Colleen Mastony

Oct 17, 2014:
"Biking for good: Slow Roll Chicago tours Roseland, Pullman, Beverly"By Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

Oct 13, 2014:
"Bike Group to Host Neighborhood Tours on South, West Sides"by Wendell Hutson

Oct 7, 2014:
"Slow Roll Chicago Changing Communities on South, West Sides"by Chelsea Hohn

Sept 19, 2014:
"‘Slow Roll’ cyclists aim to revive neighborhoods"by Tony Briscoe