Photo by Martha Williams
Bikestyle: Gabe Klein
Gabe Klein, Commissioner for the Department of Transportation in Chicago, IL.
What is your BikeStyle?
What are your favorite clothes to bike in?
Jeans with some stretch, cotton shirt, and rubber-soled shoes.
Where are we most likely to spot your bike?
In front of my office at 30 N. LaSalle.
What do you like most about riding?
Freedom, fun, and seeing the city at a human scale.
What is your dream bike for everyday cycling?
3-speed or British grass racer.
What did you eat for breakfast?
Yogurt and black coffee.
What song is most played on your iPod?
EL-P “The Full Retard” and The Magnetic Fields “Strange Powers.”
Basket or panniers?
Basket, I have a Wald pizza basket.