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Active Transportation Alliance replied to CityMom's discussion Help me learn to bike in the city. Where do I start?
"Hi CityMom! Being new to cycling is nothing to be ashamed of at all. We are, in fact, still offering City Cycling Classes every 2nd Saturday of the month. You can register on our site here. We'd love to have you join us! Our expert instructors…"
Yasmeen replied to Active Transportation Alliance's discussion Support closing the gap in the Burnham Greenway
"Thanks for giving it a bump. I was just on this bike trail and this extension would make it perfect. "
Jul 22
Tony Adams 4 mi replied to Active Transportation Alliance's discussion Support closing the gap in the Burnham Greenway
"Somehow I missed this when it appeared back in May."
Jul 21
Katie Smith replied to Active Transportation Alliance's discussion Support closing the gap in the Burnham Greenway
"We are thinking of doing this route for a bike camping trip with the kids in a few weeks.  The 7yo can do the distance, but how dangerous are the roads where there is no path?  Or are there sidewalks he could take?"
Jul 16
Active Transportation Alliance posted a discussion

Allow bikes on South Shore Line

From the Chicago Sun-Times:Active Transportation Alliance: Allow bikes on South Shore LineA Chicago bike advocacy group is calling out the railroad company that operates the South Shore Line between South Bend and Chicago because it’s the only commuter line in the nation that doesn’t allow passengers to bring their bicycles aboard.The Active Transportation…See More
Jun 25
Active Transportation Alliance's event was featured

Family Biking Education Series: Independent Riders at Heritage Littles

June 24, 2015 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Whether you’re a new parent, a seasoned pro or expecting your first-born, you’ve probably experienced a feeling of confinement to a car or public transit while shepherding your little ones.But being a parent doesn’t have to compromise your active transportation lifestyle! Just in time for summer, we have the information, encouragement and support you need to achieve pedaling bliss for the whole family.Active Trans and Chicago Kidical Mass are proud to offer a new, FREE three-part education…See More
Jun 24
Josh.E might attend Active Transportation Alliance's event

Team Active Trans Climate Ride Recruitment Night at Paramount Room

June 22, 2015 from 5:30pm to 8pm
***If you want to attend this event, please RSVP to***Recruitment NightJoin Active Transportation Alliance on Monday, June 22 from 5pm – 8pm for a Climate Ride Midwest recruitment night at Paramount Room, 415 N. Milwaukee in Chicago. Free hors d’oeuvres, compliments of Paramount Room, will be served and the first pint is on Active Trans! This event is part of Paramount Room’s monthly series of Bike-in Nights—Show your helmet and get special $4 pints and 20% off food.…See More
Jun 22
Active Transportation Alliance's event was featured

Bike Commuter Challenge at Wherever you work!

June 12, 2015 to June 19, 2015
The Bike Commuter Challenge is a week-long annual event produced by the Active Transportation Alliance! In 2014 alone, 6,000 participants from across 650 Chicagoland companies and organizations including Groupon and Orbitz took part in the event. Participation is easy – you don’t have to bike all the way every day, just biking to your local bus or train stop counts. We’ll give you and your office all the tools you need to get going on two wheels. Meet other cool bike commuters all week before…See More
Jun 18

Profile Information

What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Hybrid, Cyclocross, Cruiser, Track, Fixed Gear, BMX, Recumbent, Tandem, Folding Bike, Tall Bike, Lowrider
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Around Town, My job involves biking, My business involves biking, Other
About me:
The mission of Active Transportation Alliance is to make bicycling, walking and public transit so safe, convenient and fun that we will achieve a significant shift from environmentally harmful, sedentary travel to clean, active travel. We advocate for transportation that encourages and promotes safety, physical activity, health, recreation, social interaction, equity, environmental stewardship and resource conservation.
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At 4:23pm on May 18, 2014, Stephanie Sandhusen said…

Anyone Interested in going to the Horsey 100 Cycling event with me this memorial day weekend? 

At 5:17am on June 25, 2011, Elihu Blanks said…

ATA tries to make Chicago more livable.


Thank You ATA,



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