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.

Help make walking, biking safe and convenient in Des Plaines

Would you like to see more adults and kids getting active while walking and biking on the streets and trails of Des Plaines?


Come share your thoughts at a public meeting at the Des Plaines Library on Saturday, April 30, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Participants will be looking at large-scale maps of the city and describing important places they would like to walk or bike.

If you can’t attend this event hosted by the City of Des Plaines and the Active Transportation Alliance, check out the on-line survey. Learn more by visiting the event's Facebook page.