Update: Crucial biking and walking funds appear safe — for now . . .

Update: Crucial biking and walking funds appear safe — for now . . .

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Divvy bike sharing now open! A few tips for your first ride

Divvy bike sharing now open! A few tips for your first ride

Chicago’s Divvy bike-sharing system opened for business last night at a (wet) launch party at Daley Plaza where dozens of Divvy members — including me — took inaugural rides.

Big benefits for people biking and walking in new safety ordinance

Big benefits for people biking and walking in new safety ordinance

With summer approaching and warm weather finally here, I'm thrilled to see more people walking and riding bikes on my daily commute to work.

Bike to School Day at Northside College Prep

Bike to School Day at Northside College Prep

On Wednesday, May 8, many hundreds of schools across the country celebrated National Bike to School Day. This included a significant number of schools across Chicagoland and t

Celebrate Bike to School Day May 8

Celebrate Bike to School Day May 8

Congrats to grant recipients!

Congrats to grant recipients!

A hearty congratulations to the area communities that won approval for bike/ped/transit projects through the Illinois Transportation Enhancements program!

Tips for riding with kids

Tips for riding with kids

In a recent issue of Chicago Parent, Jane Healy, president of the Active Tr

Happy commuters in Northern Suburbs

Happy commuters in Northern Suburbs

Last week, Bike to Work Week swept through the Northern Suburbs. It was perfect weather for celebrating all the active folks commuting by bikes and taking transit.

Meet Bike Score, a new tool for neighborhood biking

Meet Bike Score, a new tool for neighborhood biking

Maybe you've used Walk Score before. It’s a website that lets you explore how walkable a neighborhood is based on the five-minute walk.

Chicago's Humboldt Park in the spotlight

Chicago's Humboldt Park in the spotlight

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