Did You Know?

While the Chicago region’s population grew by 18 percent since 1980, the traffic increased by 66 percent in the same period.

Brush up on your trail etiquette with these tips

As we near the end of summer, you've probably noticed a fair share of problems on multi-use trails, such as trail clogging, unsafe passing and dangerous use of electronic devices from cyclists, walkers, runners and rollerbladers.

/Fortunately, these problems are easy enough to correct if people are aware of the basic principles of trail etiquette that will help keep everyone safe and the trail traffic flowing smoothly.

Check out this Active Trans article on trail etiquette to learn more on how to keep our trails safe, user-friendly and fun.