Posts tagged with 'Illinois'
Rahm Emanuel and Gabe Klein are bringing 100 miles of protected bike lanes to Chicago.
Chicago’s New Protected Bike Lanes
Along with a new mayor, Chicago got its first protected bike lanes this past month. Funded by a federal grant, the Chicago Department of Transportation is installing the half-mile bike lane as a pilot program. The protected bike lanes will ...
Research Recap, May 23: Renewable Energy Estimates, The “Map Effect,” Social Influences on Consumer Behavior
Research Recap, May 23: Renewable Energy Estimates, The “Map Effect,” Social Influences on Consumer Behavior
Welcome to “Research Recap,” our series highlighting recent reports, studies and other findings in sustainable transportation policy and practice, in case you missed it. Renewable Energy Estimates A recent report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) calculated that ...
Europe's largest living wall was recently finished in London. Photo via Living Walls.
TheCityFix Picks, May 13: Cape Town MyCiTi, Global Road Safety, Living Walls
Welcome back to TheCityFix Picks, our series highlighting the newsy and noteworthy of the past week. Each Friday, we’ll run down the headlines falling under TheCityFix’s five themes: mobility, quality of life, environment, public space, and technology and innovation Mobility ...
Congestion Pricing Coming to Chicago?
Congestion Pricing Coming to Chicago?
“There’s nothing more frustrating than dealing with traffic. Whatever that cost would be, I would be happy to pay. It would make the quality of my life much better.” - Mario Reed, an aspiring attorney in Chicago, quoted in the ...