Did You Know?

The Chicago region’s current hub-and-spoke transit system leaves nearly half a million Cook County residents stranded in transit deserts.

Adding Active Transportation Instructions to Websites

I got an email today from my favorite local theater confirming a reservation and I found it interesting that their email stated the following:  That's near the intersection of Addison, Kedzie, and Elston. CTA: Get there via the Addison bus or the Addison stop on the blue line. Driving: There is plentiful street parking along Elston.  Close, but I'd take it a step farther and encourage all forms of active transportation.  I sent them an email and I'm asking you to do the same for your favorite places that need to get on the active trans bandwagon:

I respectfully suggest that you add the following: We'd love to have you join us by using active transportation by biking, walking or taking transit. Go to and you can select what your best travel options are to plan your trip.