A community coalition to promote bicycle & pedestrian safety in Gainesville and Alachua County, Florida.

Monthly Archives: August, 2007

Conserve by Bicycle Report

In 2005, the Florida Legislature created Section 335.07, F.S., Conserve by Bicycle Program, within the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). As stated in the Scope of Services:
The purposes of the Conserve by Bicycle Program are to:
• Save energy by increasing the number of miles ridden on bicycles, thereby reducing the usage of petroleum-based fuels.
• Increase [...]

Meeting of the Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Board

Date and Time: 7pm, Tuesday September 04, 2007
Location: Alachua County Administration Building, Grace Knight Conference Room (2nd Floor), 12 South East 1st Street, Gainesville, Florida
For special accomodations or more information: Call 334-5070 or e-mail BikePed@cityofgainesville.org
Draft Agenda for BPAB Sept 4, 2007 Regular Meeting

What is the BPAB?

BPAB is the Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Board for the city of Gainesville and Alachua County. We are a group of citizens named to the board by the city and county commissioners to advise local government agencies on bicycle and pedestrian activities. This especially includes advising on transportation and facility improvements and new construction, safety issues [...]