Did You Know?

Chicago’s first protected bike lane on Kinzie St. increased ridership by 55 percent without increasing traffic congestion for cars.

Looking forward to 2010

As our office closes down for the holiday (we'll be back 1/4/2010), I've pulled together a quick look forward to Active Trans’ 2010 Goals. Come be a part of the excitement of our 25th Year.

  • Launch Mobility Education in Chicago’s High Schools
  • Launch new campaign to support big, bold and innovative infrastructure in the City of Chicago
  • Establish future of Open Streets
  • Finalize new strategic objectives for next three to five years
  • Win a new transportation bill in DC
  • Win HB43, the must stop bill for pedestrians in Springfield
  • Publish a great new regional bicycle map
  • Engage new members, grow membership, and build a regional power base
  • Win new Complete Streets policies throughout the region starting in Highland Park and NW Indiana
  • Break ground on the Navy Pier Flyover
  • Launch new campaign to reduce speeds regionally
  • Finish our year off with a 25th Birthday Celebration at Bike Town Bash.