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Shop owner Damon Doershuk says cargo bikes are increasing in popularity due to the strides made by Chicago to make the city rider friendly.


Popularity of cargo bikes increase for Chicago riders

by DeJonique Garrison
Aug 19, 2014


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Cargo bike at the Atl Cycle Shop in Lincoln Park

Many Americans have been turning to bicycles as an alternative form of transportation over the past few years. But growing families and more eco friendly residents are causing manufacturers to get a little more creative. DeJonique Garrison talks to a local shop owner about a new trend in biking.