Did You Know?

Although people of color make up about one third of the population, they make up 46.1 percent of pedestrian deaths.

New member premium: Carless in Chicago book by Jason Rothstein

Active Trans is excited to offer a new member premium as a token of our appreciation for our members’ generous support. You can now choose to get a free copy of the new book Carless in Chicago by Jason Rothstein when you join or renew at the $100 Ascender level or higher. The book is a great resource for anyone who supports our mission, whether or not you own a car. It offers tips for navigating the region on foot, by bike and by transit, and it covers the many benefits of car-free or car-light living. It also includes a fantastic guide to the neighborhood attractions around each CTA station and selected highlights on each Metra line – a wonderful tool for exploring our region by train.

Author Jason Rothstein was featured on Chicago Tonight on July 22 — video of the segment is embedded below.

Get a free copy of Carless in Chicago when you join or renew at the Ascender level online: .