Are you sick and tired of sitting behind the wheel in traffic during your commute? Well, commuters who travel in DuPage County can use a new tool to check out bike trails in the county. Using the trails might be a way to get in shape, relieve stress AND save on gas costs.
This week the county enveiled an online interactive map for bikeways and trails. The map, accessable via the county's Web site isan overview of each bike path thorught DuPage, according to a press release.
"Its features include options to highlight or omit certain map details like city boundaries, open space, train stations or other structures; and like most interactive maps, the father you zoom in, the more detail you'll see," the release boasts.
Jeff Redick, chairman of the county's Environmental Committee said the map can be used for both off-road paths or streets.
Bike path maps are available by mail but the online version is being toutedd as giving more detail.
See the map here.