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Providence Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – November 15, 2017

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Agenda Roll Call Approval of October 2017 Meeting Minutes (For Action) “Dean Street/Pleasant Valley Parkway/Oakland Street Corridor Discussion” – Federal Hill, Smith Hill, Valley, Elmhurst – Wards 12 and 13 (For Discussion) — The City seeks comments from the BPAC regarding possible bicycle and pedestrian improvements to the corridor between Atwells Avenue and Eaton Street known as Dean Street, Pleasant …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – April 20, 2016

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Agenda Roll Call Impact of Executive Order on BPAC membership and BPAC Project Review Process (For Discussion) Approval of March Meeting Minutes (For Action) City of Providence Vulnerable Road User Safety Action Plan – Overview and Status Update (For Discussion) Bike Plan Update – Status Update (For Discussion) Fountain Street Repaving and Restriping – Downtown (For Action) The City of …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – TODAY, December 17, 2012

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Regular Meeting • 4:00 PM, December 17, 2012 Doorley Building, 444 Westminster Street, 1st Floor • Providence, RI 4:00: Bike Providence Public Workshop Recap 4:20: Bike Providence and Beyond: Education Strategies for Drivers, Riders and Everyone Else 4:40: Public Comment 5:00: BPAC Communications Strategy 5:15: Updates (Snow Removal, Letters, etc.) 5:25: Schedule 2013 Meetings 5:30: Adjourn See also: Bike Providence …

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ecoRI News: New Providence Bike Plan Wants Safer Routes

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This new bike plan, spearheaded by the city of Providence and Vanasse Hangen Brustlin Inc. (VHB), an engineering firm headquartered in Waltham, Mass., is being funded with a $33,000 challenge grant from the state Department of Transportation, and will guide the investment of future funding into the city’s bicycle network through a program of recommended short-, medium- and long-term capital improvements.

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – November 19, 2012

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Regular Meeting • 4:00 PM, November 19, 2012 Doorley Building, 444 Westminster Street, 1st Floor • Providence, RI Note: Location is different than last month. Snow Removal/Safety Issues and Regulations and Enforcement (Guest: Peter Gaynor, Providence Emergency Management Agency) Bike Providence Plan Update (Bill DeSantis, VHB) Announcement of/outreach for December 13, 2012 Bike Providence Public Workshop Local Bicycle Regulation Amendments …