Did You Know?
Only 0.7 percent of federal transportation funds are spent on improving pedestrian facilities.
Snow is on its way!
WGN's official weather center is predicting 6-9 inches of snow Wednesday.
Don't forget to clear those sidewalks! You can remind your neighbors with these free, downloadable fliers. We can make sure our communities are safe and easy for walking. Shoveling is the neighborly thing to do, and in many places (like Chicago), it's the law. So get the salt, get the snow blower, get the shovel…just clear those sidewalks so everyone can get around safely and easily.
Read more about Active Trans' snow-shoveling campaign here.
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The city is recalcitrant about designing streets for people, and the Active Transportation Alliance is an organizing force for people trying to drag the city into a greener, safer, fairer, and more affordable future.