old news, still exciting

old news, still exciting

As an occasional transit rider and a full-time transit geek, I can't believe I missed the news about new routes being added to the Chicago Transit Authority's bus tracking system, particularly

Federal Stimulus Update

Federal Stimulus Update

The Chicago Transit Authority announced today that they are buying 58 new hybrid buses using funds from the federal economic recovery bill. The new buses are expected to be in service this fall.

Lakefront Trail Solidarity Drive underpass

Lakefront Trail Solidarity Drive underpass

The underpass at Solidarity Drive should be completed in the next two weeks.

Lakefront Trail patching update

Lakefront Trail patching update

The Lakefront Trail patch and repair project for 2009 is currently out to bid. The large sections of missing pavement between North Avenue and Oak Street are the highest priority in this project.

New local bike blog

New local bike blog

A former Active Trans intern is making a name for himself as a local racer and bike blogger...check it out:

http://www.bikeblogchicago.com/

Congrats, Kevin...keep rolling!

Project: Design the Streets of the Future

Project: Design the Streets of the Future

If you're like me (which I'm sure you are), you see room for improvement in our streets. Now is your chance to weigh in on the streets of... (wait for it)... the future!

NY Times loves the ABC Quick Check too

NY Times loves the ABC Quick Check too

Cool story and video on getting your  bike ready for spring-time ridi

Potential bike commuter seeks free-wheeling mate

Potential bike commuter seeks free-wheeling mate

Good news! Pace expands carpooling matching system to bikes.

Here is your chance to help another person commute on two wheels!

Lakefront Trail Solidarity Drive underpass

Lakefront Trail Solidarity Drive underpass

As reported by a Trail user last week, the Solidarity Drive underpass (the road out to Northerly Island and the Adler Planetarium) is nearly complete.

Lakefront Trail 4/6/09 report

Lakefront Trail 4/6/09 report

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