Add new bike lanes
Establish new trails, improve existing trails, and improve access to trails.
Use innovative bikeway designs
Build bikeways to priority destinations (schools, train stations, parks)
Help current and potential bicyclists choose safe, convenient routes.
Maintain and repair the bikeways
Accommodate bicycling in construction projects
Make all streets safe for bicycling
Expand the bike parking program's breadth of services
Install bike parking with new development and construction.
Provide bike parking at large events and sports facilities.
Build bike parking at multi-unit residences
Improve access to CTA stations and trains
Improve bike access to Metra stations and trains
Buses should have functional bike racks
Provide bike parking at train stations.
Promote mixing bike trips with using buses and trains
Educate people on sharing the road
Deliver bicycle education programs and campaigns to target audiences.
Use media partnerships to deliver bicycle information
Train city staff and consultants to implement the Bike 2015 Plan.
Disseminate education materials
Reduce bike theft
Evaluate plan effectiveness
Marketing and Health Promotion
Promote the health benefits of bicycling.
Run events and programs to encourage people to bike
Market bicycling as an alternative to automobile trips
Market the benefits of bicycling to specific destinations.
Promote Chicago as a destination for bicycle tourism
Law Enforcement and Crash Analysis
Monitor police's efforts on bicycle safety
Train police officers on bicycling issues.
Focus police enforcement on most dangerous behaviors
Change local laws
Improve the reporting and analysis of bicycle crashes.
Increase the use of bicycle messengers
Make a safer working environment for bike messengers
Promote the use of bicycle messengers.