Bicycles available for rental in Utica

Village becomes one of seven locations to rent bicycles along Illinois and Michigan Canal towpath

Anyone looking to take a bicycle ride along the Illinois and Michigan Canal towpath can now rent a bike in Utica.

The rental location is at the southwest corner of Canal and Clark streets in downtown Utica.

Bicycles can be rented with a cellphone at on an hourly basis and unlocked from the station for a ride along the trail. Stations are located in La Salle, Utica, Morris, Channahon, Lockport, Lemont and Midewin.