Bike Share Programs Continue to Grow in Popularity and Impact

The bike share industry has continued its trend of incredible growth in 2017. According to the National Association of City Transportation Officials there were...

Chicago Campuses Compete in Bike2Campus Week

Next week, 12 Chicago-area colleges and universities will compete in Chicago’s Bike 2 Campus Week. Throughout the week, riders will track their miles online, and...

Lakefront Path Separation to Begin ‘ASAP’

The Chicago Park District and Active Transportation Alliance hosted an open house Wednesday Night with the public to provide final details regarding the Lakefront...

Active Trans: Tell Congress to Reject President’s Proposed Cuts to Transit, Walking and Biking

Message from the Active Transportation Alliance: Last week President Trump released his first budget proposal and it would be devastating for people who ride transit,...

Chicago, Aurora Bike Lanes Named ‘Best Of 2016’

PeopleForBikes recently recognized two protected bike lanes in Illinois in the top five best bike lanes in the country. Ranked second in the country is on Randolph...

Distinguished Cycling Retailer Chris Kegel Dies at 63

Owner of Milwaukee retail chain Wheel & Sprocket Chris Kegel passed away Tuesday after fighting liver cancer since September. He was 63, the Milwaukee...

Chicago Rides Along on Lakefront Trail Separation

The project that has all Chicago athletes talking took a step forward Wednesday, when the Chicago Park District board approved a $1.7 million contract...

Don’t Let Winter Stop You … Bike to Work

If you are a dedicated cyclist who doesn’t let the cold temperatures or snow stop you from biking, tomorrow is your day; the Active...

 Divvy Hits 10 Million Riders

Last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) announced that Divvy, Chicago’s popular bike share system, was closing in on a...

Pedestrians, Bicyclists to Get Separate Lakefront Trails by 2018

The days of runners being startled by bikers, and cyclists weaving through pedestrians on the Lakefront Path are over; a new plan will create...
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