Based in Chicago, Illinois, the Active Transportation Alliance is a non-profit advocacy organization that works to improve conditions for bicycling, walking and transit and engage people in healthy and active ways to get around.
First staged in 1999, the Chicago Auto Show SHUTDOWN Festival is the largest auto show counter-propaganda event in North America and has been held more times than any other anti-auto exposition on the continent.
Neighbors Project is a growing movement of a new generation of people living in cities who are improving the quality of public life in our neighborhoods. We start by saying hi to our neighbors and take it from there.
[BLOG NO LONGER ACTIVE] The three public transit agencies serving Chicago–the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Metra and Pace–are in a financial crisis. They and the RTA have embarked on a “Moving Beyond Congestion” initiative designed to drum up more money for transit. This blog is a place for comment and discussion on that effort.
World Carfree Network brings together organisations and individuals dedicated to promoting alternatives to car dependence and automobile-based planning at the international level and working to reduce the human impact on the natural environment while improving the quality of life for all.