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Thanks to our generous donors, Active Trans is able to carry out our important work throughout the Chicago region.

West Suburbs

 

OVERVIEW

The West Suburbs include west suburban Cook County, as well as DuPage and Kane counties.

Get the relevant updates on active transportation issues in the West Suburbs below by joining our In Your Community: West Suburbs e-newsletter list.

 

LOCAL ADVOCACY GROUPS AND BIKE CLUBS

 

LOCAL COMMUNITY RESOURCES

 

ADVOCACY TRAINING

As part of our Bike Walk Every Town advocacy program, we host webinars and offer other resources on how you can organize and create change in your community. Develop the skills needed to strengthen biking and walking where you live.

 

FUNDING RESOURCES

llinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP) provides millions of dollars each year in state and federal funding for walking, biking, and trail projects around Illinois. Here’s an extensive collection of resources for applying for ITEP funding, as we all Safe Routes to School grant programs.

We also have collected an extensive list of federal, regional, county, and private grant opportunities that can be used to fund walking and biking projects.

 

 

Please email suggestions for additional local community resources to Maggie@activetrans.org.