Underfunded Metra forced to raise fares to replace aging fleet

Underfunded Metra forced to raise fares to replace aging fleet

Last week, Metra unveiled its rail line improvement plans for the next ten years – and it’s not going to be cheap.

Get ready for an improved North Branch Trail

Get ready for an improved North Branch Trail

We’re getting closer and closer to seeing the popular North Branch trail extended 3 miles further south, ad

New report calls region’s transit system “dysfunctional” and “depressing”

New report calls region’s transit system “dysfunctional” and “depressing”

A new report highlights the lack of connectivity in our regional transit system and demonstrates the need for increased investment to avoid falling further behind our peer cities throughout the wor

Come to 'Spoketacular' event in Bronzeville on Sun., Aug. 17

Come to 'Spoketacular' event in Bronzeville on Sun., Aug. 17

If you haven’t had a chance to see the Bronzeville BikeBox in action, mark your calendar for the

Active Trans staffer lauded by state’s attorney

Active Trans staffer lauded by state’s attorney

Congratulations to Active Trans staff member Jason Jenkins for receiving the 2014 Victim Service Award from the Cook County State’s Attorney’s O

Choosing the best routes for biking

Choosing the best routes for biking

Ever taken a wrong turn on your bike and ended up making your trip twice as long?

The ABCs of winter biking

The ABCs of winter biking

It's been a cold and snowy winter in Chicagoland.

Midwest’s first female-centered bike shop to open its doors in spring

Midwest’s first female-centered bike shop to open its doors in spring

The first female-centered bike shop in the Midwest will be opening in March at 2113 W. Armitage Ave.

New York City’s West Side Highway conversion

New York City’s West Side Highway conversion

 As Chicago begins a long process to reconstruct North Lake Shore Drive, one of our city’s most iconic streets, the Active Transportation Alliance and a coalition of 15 civic organiz

Portland’s visionary approach to waterfront parks

Portland’s visionary approach to waterfront parks

As Chicago begins a long process to reconstruct North Lake Shore Drive, one of our city’s most iconic streets, the Active Transportation Alliance and a coalition of 15 civic organizations

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