Did You Know?

Only 24 percent of jobs in the region are accessible by transit in 90 minutes or less by a typical resident — and that number drops to 12 percent in the suburbs.

Bikes Belong kicks off Green Lane Project in Chicago

Last week, Chicago hosted the national kick-off of Bikes Belong’s Green Lane Project, which is supporting six U.S. cities as they build world-class bikeway networks over the next two years.

Top transportation officials from across the country, including Chicago DOT Commissioner Gabe Klein and Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez, introduced the new initiative at a press event on Kinzie Street. Check out some of the great news coverage of this exciting project:

Connect with Active Trans' local efforts to create a world-class bikeway network in Chicago by signing on to our Neighborhood Bikeways Campaign.