Tag: Active Transportation Alliance

Join an "army" of transit riders in Active Trans advocacy campaign

Concerned CTA riders: the Active Transportation Alliance wants you! In a campaign kicking off today, Active Trans wants to “build an army” of transit advocates with Riders for Better Transit: A Powerful Voice for Riders. Leaders of Active Trans noted that there are have been many campaigns in the past to “plug transit riders in... Read more »

The advocacy agenda of Riders for Better Transit

Here’s the advocacy agenda for the Active Transportation Alliance’s Riders for Better Transit campaign. Read the explanatory post too. OUR REGION DESERVES A WORLD CLASS TRANSIT SYSTEM. It’s time to enhance transit  service to better meet the needs of our growing population. We support projects such as: Bring Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) to Chicagoland: We... Read more »

Pledge now to make it a car-free day on Wednesday

You can participate locally in World Car-Free Day by pledging with the Active Transportation Alliance not to use your auto this Wednesday. Seems like nearly all my readers here should be able to do that, right? Personally, I’ve been car-free for well over a year now. Maybe once or twice a month I rent an... Read more »