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.

Got stuff? Got kids? Carry them with your bike!

West Town Bikes recently hosted a great get together to demostrate of the power and fun of getting stuff and your family around by bicycle.

Photo courtesy of Grid Chicago

It provided participants the opportunity to see and try out the many types of bikes and devices used to haul cargo, whether it's groceries, kids or building supplies.

Kudos to Grid Chicago, West Town Bikes and others who made it happen. Hopefully we'll see a lot more of this in Chicagoland!