Check the status of the 153 strategies in Chicago's Bike 2015 Plan, which was approved by City Council in 2005. This is a product of Grid Chicago. Please submit corrections, updates, or insights in the comments.
A strategy is a thing someone or some agency (and not necessarily the City of Chicago) is supposed to do in order to reach the goals of the Bike 2015 Plan: reduce injuries and increase the number of trips by bike.
Tracker Notes describe the status of a strategy and are developed using information from any and all sources.
Show all strategies in all Chapter 5 objectives - Show all chapters - Your search returned 6 strategies
|Number||Status||Strategy||Deadlines||Performance Measures||Tracker Notes|
|5.5.1||Completed||Regularly update and reprint the Chicago Department of Transportation's bicycle publications.||2005, 2015||Monitor inventory and needs twice a year, updating and reprinting publications whenever necessary, beginning in 2005.||I believe that stocks are healthy and that several were updated in 2011. The Chicago Bike Map is updated annually. The Bike Parking for Your Business could use a new version.|
|5.5.2||Completed||Produce Spanish-language versions of appropriate Chicago Department of Transportation bicycle publications.||2006, 2007||Identify priority publications to produce in Spanish in 2006; produce first publication in 2007.||There are multiple publications printed in Spanish, also available online.|
|5.5.3||Unknown Status||Identify needs for new publications and produce them in a timely manner.||2006, 2007||Identify priority publications to produce in 2006; produce first publication by 2007.||Status unknown.|
|5.5.4||In Progress||Arrange for bicycle information to be reprinted and/or distributed by partner agencies, utility companies, and the private sector.||2006||Continue distributing publications to bicycle stores. Develop 3-5 distribution partnerships in 2006.||Bike maps are annually mailed to bike shops. I'm not aware of any distribution partnerships.|
|5.5.5||Completed||Improve the Bicycle Programs Web site, www.ChicagoBikes.org, providing comprehensive information to current and potential bicyclists.||2006, 2007||Improve and market Web site in 2006. Increase the number of Web site visits by 10-20 percent per year, beginning in 2007.||I, myself, improved and marketed the web site in 2007-2010. I believed I doubled the number of visits in about 1 year.|
|5.5.6||Unknown Status||Develop and widely distribute a new Lakefront Trail map.||See Chapter 1: Bikeway Network; Strategy 5.1 (1.5.1)||Status unknown|