Imelda March Recent Posts How do we promote efficient and equitable transportation during and after the pandemic? By Imelda March | Apr 24, 2020 | No Comments Audrey Wennink from the Metropolitan Planning Council and Lynda Lopez from Active Trans discuss what needs to be done to promote mobility justice during the pandemic, and prevent a spike in driving afterwards. Rear bus boarding: Riders say they appreciate safer conditions and (temporary) free fares By Imelda March | Apr 15, 2020 | No Comments While the program has a learning curve, and it hasn't been without snafus, customers are enjoying being able to ride for free -- that is, until rear fare card readers are installed. CTA union chief discusses the campaign for safer pandemic working conditions By Imelda March | Apr 9, 2020 | No Comments The union is pushing for rear-door boarding, bus de-crowding measures, better cleaning procedures, and more. Despite safety challenges during the pandemic, Chicago bike shops keep rolling By Imelda March and John Greenfield | Mar 30, 2020 | No Comments Bike stores are limiting customer access, doing work by appointment, and taking time-consuming steps to sanitize cycles.