Active Transportation Alliance
No matter what the weather, some hardy Chicagoans are still out riding their bicycles.
A South Side Chicago alderman is proposing a $25 annual licensing fee on bicycles, coupled with a safety course.
Schools nationwide are taking part in the annual “Walk and Roll to School” day, and the Active Transportation Alliance is organizing it locally.
Chicago Department of Transportation Commissioner Gabe Klein said the mile-long two-way protected bike lane on Dearborn Street, stretching from Wacker Drive to Polk Street, is the nation’s first protected bike lane through a central business district.
The Village of Skokie is asking residents to leave the car at home this Friday.
Cycling enthusiasts are encouraging others to pedal their way to work during this Bike to Work week in Chicago.
Chicago’s 11th annual Bike the Drive shut down Lake Shore Drive for most of Sunday morning, as thousands of cyclists rode along the lakefront.
A group that advocates for bicyclists and pedestrians is offering evidence that it says bolsters Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s case for speed cameras in Chicago school zones.
The Chicago City Council is expected to vote this week on the mayor’s controversial plan to use cameras to catch speeders near schools and parks.
Officials in Evanston are considering a ban on all cell phone calls while driving – even hands-free phones – believing they distract even the best of drivers.
If you like to text while you ride your bicycle, it may cost you in Chicago. A City Council Committee has given its nod to a ban on the activity.
A new study finds tens of thousands of people are using the lakefront bike path every day.
A 72-year-old bicyclist was revived by paramedics and a bystander who happened to be a doctor after he collapsed and suffered a cardiac arrest during the Bike the Drive Sunday morning.
The state of Illinois will now begin tracking so called “dooring” crashes involving bicyclists and opened doors from parked cars.
The mercury read 18 degrees in Chicago this morning, but that wasn’t enough to deter hundreds of cyclists for a Winter Bike to Work Day.
CHICAGO (CBS) Sportswear giant Nike is making it easier for athletes to find their way along Chicago’s lakefront. Nike has spent $100,000 to resurface the lakefront, and as a bonus, applied a portion of that […]