Owners of The Bike Lane talk about the monthly Critical Mass bike ride through the streets of Chicago.
By Courtney Sturgeon and Trish Donovan
Any cyclists stranded by a flat tire while riding in Chicago can rest assured that help is now just a phone call away.
Max Hertz, Adam Glenn or Jon Timmins, the owners of the new “The Bike Lane” on 2130 Milwaukee Ave, will ride to where cyclists are stranded as part of their “Fix a Flat on the Fly” services.
“Our ‘Fix a Flat on the Fly’ service is kind of like AAA for your bike, our version of roadside assistance,” said Hertz, 23. “We have several unique services that aren’t offered anywhere else.”