Recent News Releases

Oct 16, 2017
The Active Transportation Alliance launched Bike Walk Every Town, a new advocacy training program for people in suburban communities who want to see cleaner and healthier transportation options.
Aug 30, 2017
If you’ve ever had the urge to enter a bicycle race but were looking for a low-pressure, fun way of doing it, the Kickstand Classic is just the event you’re looking for.
Aug 11, 2017
Advocates for trails and community improvements along the Chicago River took a big step forward by launching the Chicago River Trail Coalition.
Jun 29, 2017
While dozens of Chicago suburbs have made strides to improve biking, the vast majority of suburban residents aren’t getting the biking options they deserve.
Jun 15, 2017
Celebrate the #1 bicycling city at Chicago Bike Week Rally plus take part in dozens of other Bike Week events
Jun 12, 2017
Today’s release of a Vision Zero Action Plan lays a strong foundation for the city to achieve its goal of eliminating traffic fatalities and serious injuries by 2026.
Jun 8, 2017
Relay on quarter-mile cinder track inspired by bike race in "Breaking Away" film
Jun 1, 2017
Suburban traffic fatalities in 2015 outnumbered those in Chicago nearly 3 to 1, according to a new report from the Active Transportation Alliance.
May 16, 2017
Today’s groundbreaking was a great moment for everyone who enjoys one of Chicago’s most beloved — but congested — public spaces.
Jan 13, 2017
Winter Bike to Work Day on Jan. 13 is the 25th annual celebration of cyclists who don’t let gloomy winter days or low temperatures stop them from pedaling to work.