Recent News Releases

Apr 21, 2015
Active Transportation Alliance and a coalition of organizations today launched the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Campaign that seeks to pass legislation that will increase funding for Illinois’ SRTS grant program and reduce administrative hurdles to applying for grants.
Apr 14, 2015
Beginning May 9th, the Active Transportation Alliance will host City Cycling classes at its River North headquarters. The classes are open to adults and teenagers, and will consist of 1.5 hours of classroom instruction and 1.5 hours of on-street instruction.
Mar 2, 2015
Chicagoans are hopeful Loop Link will improve mobility across the Loop
Feb 5, 2015
Guide features responses from mayoral and aldermanic candidates to advocacy group’s questionnaire
Jan 21, 2015
Warmer days beckon with registration opening for MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive
Jan 12, 2015
Join the challenge and prove that a little cold won’t slow your roll
Oct 14, 2014
Advocacy group launches Safe Crossings campaign pushing for more funding for improvements at some of the most unsafe places to cross in the city and surrounding suburbs
Sep 8, 2014
Chicagoland has much work to do when it comes to compliance with the Must Stop for Pedestrians law, which requires people driving to stop whenever a pedestrian has entered a crosswalk.
Jul 29, 2014
On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, bike commuting in Chicagoland will be celebrated in style at the 10th Floor, Wells Street showroom of DIRTT Environmental Solutions overlooking the Chicago River, as the winners of Bike Commuter Challenge are feted among corporate, media, and city leadership VIPs.
Jun 13, 2014
As the summer bike riding season shifts into high gear with the Bike Commuter Challenge and Chicago Bike Week (June 13-20), Chicago's leading biking, walking and transit advocacy organization, Active Transportation Alliance, is teaming up with AAA, the nation's largest motor organization, on a campaign to encourage bicyclists and motorists, to safely share the road.