Did You Know?

Chicago’s first protected bike lane on Kinzie St. increased ridership by 55 percent without increasing traffic congestion for cars.

Bikes and beach clean-up

Active Trans was on hand this past weekend at Elder Lane Beach in Winnetka at the Alliance for the Great Lakes' Annual Beach Clean-Up. /

Participants (some of whom are pictured here) learned about Active Trans' Communities for Complete Streets campaign, which benefits both public and environmental health by encouraging more people to choose active forms of transportation.

Learn more about the Communities for Complete Streets Campaign.