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Old 06-04-19, 09:15 AM
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Cycling from Oak Park to Chicago loop

I recently moved from a Chicago north suburb (Niles) to a Chicago west suburb (Lombard). I used to take Elston Ave downtown. Now that I live west I need to get from Oak Park to the loop through the west side of the city. Can someone recommend a relatively safe route? I've heard Lake St. is popular but someone in my bike club was assaulted and attempted to bike-jacked (could unclip him from the pedals) pretty bad on Lake st. I've also heard Madison is decent.
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not sure if this is allowed, but if you don't get any response here, there is a local forum called thechainlink that may have folks that can help.
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