Did You Know?
Half of school children walked or biked to school in 1969, but only 13 percent were doing it in 2009.
Chicago's burgeoning walking communities hit the streets
It's no secret that walking is an affordable, practical and enjoyable way to exercise and get around.
While some people prefer a solo stroll, many people like to walk in the company of others. In some cases, these social walkers form clubs. Many say clubs keep them motivated and enthusiastic year-round.
So how do these groups work and what do participants get out of them?
Check out this recent article in Modeshift for an introduction to some of the walking groups in the region.
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