Thu June 25 2009
Posted Jun 25, 2009
Mark you calendars!
Des Moines will be holding a Bicycle Summit on July 14 from
12:00 – 1:30 PM and 5:30 – 7:30 PM at the Des Moines Public
Library. The Bicycle Summit will serve as a public input
meeting into the Des Moines Bicycle Plan currently under
The Bicycle Summit will refine the goals of the Des Moines
Bicycle Plan, review the potential treatments, and challenge
current designs to open minds to new opportunities.
Participants will be asked to give preferences on programs
and policies they would like to see implemented in the
Alta Planning & Design, a national firm specializing in
bicycle and pedestrian planning is coordinating the plan and
will conduct the meeting. Alta staff working on the plan are
from Portland, Oregon and Madison, Wisconsin – communities
known for world-class bicycle and pedestrian networks.
Participants planning to attend the July 14th sessions can
pick one or both of the sessions. Information presented will
be the same at each session.
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