Did You Know?

Roughly every three days, one person biking or walking is killed by someone driving a car in the Chicago region.

Volunteers Needed for Outreach Tent During Bike the Drive, May 30

We are seeking volunteers to help staff an Active Trans tent at the post-ride festival at Bike the Drive on May 30. Opportunities include helping to sign up new members and sell merchandise and assisting with a bicycle-powered smoothie machine. It’ll be a fun place to be during the festival!

The cut-off time for entering Lake Shore Drive on your bike is 9 AM if you plan on riding. The festival is officially open 8 – noon. Below are the volunteer shifts for the outreach tent.

6:30 – 8:30 AM (set-up)
8:30 – 10:30 AM (festival) – most in need for this shift!
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM (festival)
12:30 – 2:00 PM (break-down)

Please contact Lee Crandell at or 312-427-3325 x294 if you’d like to volunteer.