A spotlight shines on the great work performed by Active Trans volunteers

A spotlight shines on the great work performed by Active Trans volunteers

Last week, Active Trans hosted our annual Volunteer Appreciation Party at Ancien Cycles in West Town. 

What would you like to see more of on Chicago's streets?

What would you like to see more of on Chicago's streets?

Imagine, if you will, a city that features wide (and safe) sidewalks, an abundance of bike racks, bike workstations on street corners, and public gathering spaces with trees, landscaping and places

Walking assessment in Chicago Heights

Walking assessment in Chicago Heights

Recently, a group of people in the south suburban community of Chicago Heights did a walkability assessment of Dixie Highway as it runs through the town.

Take action: Say NO to Governor Rauner’s proposed transit cuts

Take action: Say NO to Governor Rauner’s proposed transit cuts

On Wednesday Gov.

More than 12,000 residents tell Gov. Rauner to kill the Illiana Expressway

More than 12,000 residents tell Gov. Rauner to kill the Illiana Expressway

On the day Gov.

Excited about better rapid transit in the Loop? Get involved!

Excited about better rapid transit in the Loop? Get involved!

Most commuters, visitors and residents in Chicago’s Loop can quickly identify the biggest transportation challenge: moving east-west across downtown.

Lakemoor named to 'best-of' list for Complete Streets!

Lakemoor named to 'best-of' list for Complete Streets!

Congratulations to Lakemoor, Illinois for adopting the nation's third-best Complete Streets Policy in 2014!

Evanston walks the walk on shoveling sidewalks

Evanston walks the walk on shoveling sidewalks

Calling 311 can save lives

Calling 311 can save lives

I write this blog post with an extremely heavy heart, and a plea to Chicagoland residents: please call 311 (in Chicago) or your local municipal public works department (suburbs) if you observe dang

Where do Chicago candidates stand on active transportation? Check out our 2015 voter guide

Where do Chicago candidates stand on active transportation? Check out our 2015 voter guide

With election day three weeks away, we’ve released our 2015 Active Transportation Voter Guide so Chicago voters can learn about the views of candidates in their ward on walking, biking and pu

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