Did You Know?
Nearly five children are hit by people driving every day in Illinois while walking or biking within one block of a school.
Before and after: See Dearborn Street transformed
What did it feel like biking on Dearborn Street before the protected bike lane, and what does it feel like now? The difference is stark. Take a look at the dramatic impact that comes about when we rethink our streets to make biking safer and easier. The before and after video and photos below will give you a sense of Dearborn's transformation!
Dearborn Protected Bike Lane – Before and After from Active Trans on Vimeo.
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I want our city budget and policies to prioritize the safety and mobility of our most vulnerable travelers. Active Transportation Alliance’s work advances this goal through their campaigns to improve public transit, win dedicated stated state funding for alternative modes, and advocate for safer crosswalks and bike lanes.