Don’t become a dooring statistic

Don’t become a dooring statistic

Until relatively recently, no real data existed on the number of doorings occurring in the city of Chicago or state of Illinois.

Crash Support Hotline operator training opportunity

Crash Support Hotline operator training opportunity

The Crash Support Hotline is ringing and we are training volunteers to answer the phone. This is a unique opportunity to become an expert on assisting cyclists and pedestrians after a crash.

Death of man cycling hits close to home for Active Trans

Death of man cycling hits close to home for Active Trans

Hector Avalos, 28, a former Marine and aspiring chef who worked at El Hefe restaurant in River North was struck and killed at approximately 11:50 p.m. on Friday night along the 2500 block of W.

You're invited to the Hon. Bobby Cann Way dedication ceremony

You're invited to the Hon. Bobby Cann Way dedication ceremony

On October 25, 2013 at 1 p.m., the city of Chicago will hold a public ceremony dedicating a portion of North Clybourn Avenue to Robert “Bobby” Cann, a cyclist who was struck and killed

Our in-house scientist gives the final word on helmets

Our in-house scientist gives the final word on helmets

For years, we here at Active Trans have been the proverbial rope in a tug of war between both sides of the "great helmet debate."

How we look at crashes

How we look at crashes

This startling and sad article from Streetsblog NY and the accompanying video

Everything you ever wanted to know about DIVVY, but were afraid to ask

Everything you ever wanted to know about DIVVY, but were afraid to ask

The dust has settled, the kinks have been worked out and like almost every single other bike, pedestrian and transit project that was anticipated with much glee by Active Trans, and much dread from

Robert "Bobby" Cann killed by driver on Clybourn

Robert "Bobby" Cann killed by driver on Clybourn

On Wednesday, May 29, at approximately 6:35 p.m., Robert “Bobby” Cann was riding his bike on the 1300 block of North Clybourn Street

Check out Active Trans' new bike safety animation!

Check out Active Trans' new bike safety animation!

Check out Active Trans' latest bike maintenance and safety animation!

Become a Crash Support Hotline operator

Become a Crash Support Hotline operator

Do you care about your fellow cyclists and pedestrians? Do you want an opportunity to genuinely help another person? Can you answer a phone?

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