Recent News Releases

May 20, 2015
Chicago’s iconic cycling event is amping up the fun this weekend with the introduction of the first-ever Divvy Drag Race, where local VIPs will go helmet to helmet as they race Chicago’s Divvy bikes.
May 19, 2015
On Tuesday CTA published the environmental assessment for the proposed Red-Purple Bypass, also known as the Belmont Flyover, to further rebuild our transit system on the North Side and address growing capacity issues on the Red and Purple lines. Active Trans released the following statement on the proposal from Executive Director Ron Burke:
May 5, 2015
Enforcing traffic laws, whether with cameras or police officers, prevents injuries and save lives when done properly.
Apr 21, 2015
Active Transportation Alliance and a coalition of organizations today launched the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Campaign that seeks to pass legislation that will increase funding for Illinois’ SRTS grant program and reduce administrative hurdles to applying for grants.
Apr 14, 2015
Beginning May 9th, the Active Transportation Alliance will host City Cycling classes at its River North headquarters. The classes are open to adults and teenagers, and will consist of 1.5 hours of classroom instruction and 1.5 hours of on-street instruction.
Mar 19, 2015
Advocates call for independent task force to assess photo enforcement and other safety strategies
Mar 2, 2015
Chicagoans are hopeful Loop Link will improve mobility across the Loop
Feb 5, 2015
Guide features responses from mayoral and aldermanic candidates to advocacy group’s questionnaire
Jan 21, 2015
Warmer days beckon with registration opening for MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive
Jan 12, 2015
Join the challenge and prove that a little cold won’t slow your roll