Did You Know?

Half of school children walked or biked to school in 1969, but only 13 percent were doing it in 2009.

Hello bike parking

Former Active Trans staffer John Greenfield pens a great story in Time Out Chicago about Chicago’s very first on-street bike parking (140 square feet of roadway) in Wicker Park this summer.

What warms my heart is the partnership between the city and Northwest Side politicians to deliver the goods. Oh, and the f-bomb dropped by Alderman Moreno in support of the project really gets the crowd going.