We help professionals understand how they can improve conditions for transportation cyclists.
An environment that supports those who ride for transportation stems from professionals with first-hand experience riding roads who have been empowered by advocates to initiate thoughtful change.
*This growth rate, if it were to continue, would put Central Ohio on pace to add upwards of a million people by 2050. Getinsight2050.org
Just some of the many committees where our staff brings your voice to the table.
Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission Transportation Community Advisory Council, 2014 – present
Chair 2017- present
represent public opinion on the goals, objectives, policies, and plans relating to transportation development
Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission, Transportation Policy Committee, 2018 - present
forum for cooperative decision making that approves required actions of the transportation planning process for the Metropolitan Planning Organization
Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission Regional Safety Planning Working Group, 2018
draft a regional safety plan, intended to identify strategies for reducing the number of serious and fatal injuries in Central Ohio
Ohio Department of Transportation, Driver Education Committee, 2018 - present
review Bureau of Motor Vehicle curriculum as it relates to bicycle and pedestrian design, laws and safety issues
Central Ohio Greenways Board, 2015 – present
Chair Operations Committee 2018-present
Co-chair Program Committee 2015-17
provide counsel and guidance to the Mid Ohio Regional Planning Commission and local municipalities in the expansion, development, maintenance, and programming of the multi-use path system along greenways in Central Ohio
State of Ohio Active Transportation Plan, 2015 – 2017
member of statewide team
assist in determining strategies and guiding statewide investments for the Ohio Department of Transportation and Ohio Department Health to increase active transportation and reduce the number of bicycle and pedestrian related fatalities and serious injuries
CoGo Advisory Group,
2015 – present
provide advice regarding operations of CoGo bike share system
Yay Bikes! advocacy supported by
SPEAKING & RIDING ENGAGEMENTS
Our subject matter experts are available to share about transportation bicycling as panelists, presenters, keynote speakers and more; we also lead biking workshops for conference participants.
Our Professional Development Rides offer those who can improve conditions for transportation bicyclists an on-road experience that helps them understand their work from the seat of a bicycle.