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Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – June 20, 2018

In BPAC by Jef Nickerson2 Comments

Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 – 4:45 PM
Doorley Municipal Building
444 Westminster Street, First Floor
Providence, RI 02903
Agenda
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  1. Roll Call
  2. Approval of May 16, 2018 Meeting Minutes (For Action)
  3. Overview of Commission Review Procedure (For Discussion)
  4. Capital Improvement Program Contracts 4 & 5 30% Review – Upper South Providence, Lower South Providence, Elmwood, Silver Lake, Hartford, Olneyville, Valley – Wards 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15 (For Action) — The City of Providence Department of Planning and Development seeks comments from the BPAC regarding the conceptual plans for Contracts 4 & 5 of the City’s Capital Improvement Program. These 51 repaving projects were selected based on pavement condition and geographic diversity. This will be a design level review of the projects and will be the second of two reviews before the Commission.
  5. Gano Gateway 30% Review – Fox Point – Ward 1 (For Action) — The City of Providence Department of Planning and Development seeks comments from the BPAC regarding design plans for the shared use path connection between the Blackstone Bikeway Segment 1A and India Point Park. This will be a design level review of the project and will be the second of two reviews before the Commission.
  6. Discussion of Impacts to Bike Network from 6-10 Connector Work – Olneyville, Federal Hill, West End – Wards 13 & 15 (For Action) — The City of Providence Department of Planning and Development seeks to inform the Commission and the public of short- and long-term impacts to the connectivity of the City’s bike network related to the forthcoming construction work on the 6-10 Connector near Olneyville Square, Westminster Street, Broadway, and Tobey Street.
  7. Announcements and Staff Updates (For Discussion)
  8. Adjournment
Full Disclosure: I am a member of this commission.
About the Author

Jef Nickerson

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Jef is Greater City Providence's co-founder, editor, and publisher. He grew up on Cape Cod and lived in Boston; Portland, Maine; and New York before settling in Providence. In addition to urbanism, Jef is interested in art, design, and ice cream. Please feel free to contact Jef if you have any question or comments about Greater City Providence.

Comments

  1. Jef, any update on the bike share program? Last I heard it was starting sometime in the summer

  2. Author

    That’s still the plan as far as I know, they are finalizing station locations now.

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