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.

Cities for Cycling visits Chicago

The National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) is currently promoting an exciting project called Cities for Cycling. The project's goal is to document and highlight America's most successful bicycle transportation systems.

The Cities for Cycling roadshow stopped in Chicago to promote cutting edge urban cycling practices, such as protected bikeways.

The short video below, created by Streetfilms and NACTO, provides an overview of the roadshow, and highlights Chicago's protected bike lane on Kinzie Street.