Did You Know?
The Chicago region’s current hub-and-spoke transit system leaves nearly half a million Cook County residents stranded in transit deserts.
Volunteers needed for downtown Chicago and Evanston bike counts
Help document the need for innovative bicycle infrastructure in Chicago and Evanston! Both the Chicago Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Complete Streets Program and the City of Evanston need volunteers to participate in upcoming bike counts. Please consider volunteering during one or more of the following times:
- Tue., Sept. 24, 7 – 9 a.m.
- Tue., Sept. 24, 4 – 6 p.m.
- Sat., Sept. 28, noon – 2 p.m.
- Mon., Oct. 7, 7 – 9 a.m.
- Mon., Oct. 7, 3 – 5 p.m.
- Thur., Oct. 10, 7 – 9 a.m.
- Thur., Oct. 10, 3 – 5 p.m.
- Sat., Oct. 12, 10 a.m. – Noon
Volunteers will help track ridership levels, demographic data and document the demand for bike facilities.
To volunteer, contact Dave Smith, CDOT bikeways planner, at email@example.com or 312.742.7620.
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Active Trans has been a lifeline for us. [The organization] has been a huge source of learning and support. Without them, we would be out to sea all by ourselves, not really knowing what to do and not having the strength in numbers to keep things moving.