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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – January 15, 2014

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Agenda 4:30:Bike Share Update – Martina Haggerty, Department of Planning and Development 4:45: Broadway and Fountain Street Updates 5:05: Downtown (DID) Bike Parking Update 5:20: Public Service Announcement brainstorming 5:40: Bike Plan Implementation/Next Steps 6:00: Adjourn [box type=”note”]Full disclosure: I am a member of this Commission.[/alert]

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Cyclovía Providence on Valley Street – Sunday, July 28, 2013

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Free Bike Helmets and Fittings for Children and Adults, Bike Collection by Recycle-A-Bike PROVIDENCE, RI – On Sunday, July 28, Mayor Angel Taveras and the City of Providence will host the second of three Cyclovía events in Providence this summer, opening Valley Street exclusively to bicyclists, pedestrians, runners and skaters for the first time. Cyclovía is a car-free event that …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – May 30, 2013

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Agenda 4:30: Welcome and introductions 4:35: City signs and bike locks (guest: Parking Administrator Leo Perrotta) 4:50: Kennedy Plaza redesign: bike and pedestrian elements (guests: Cliff Wood, Bonnie Nickerson) 5:10: Fountain & Sabin streets: bike & ped improvements 5:20: Pedestrian crosswalk signals 5:30: League of American Bicyclists: State ranking; bike-friendly community application (Matt Moritz) 5:40: City bike & ped ordinances: …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – March 18, 2013

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] Agenda 4:30 – ServeRI/Dig Out RI 4:45 – East Coast Greenway/US Bike Route 1 Update – Eric Weis 4:55 – S. Water/Crawford St. Bridge ped crossing/disabled ramp issues – Matt Moritz 5:05 – Kinsley/Promenade Bike Path concept – Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council 5:20 – Fountain Street bike lane considerations 5:30 – Cyclovia 2013 5:40 – Bike Fest RI and …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – February 20, 2013

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[box style=”alert”] Meeting is Wednesday instead of Monday due to the President’s Day holiday.[/alert] Agenda 4:30 – Bike Providence Master Plan update – Bill DeSantis, VHB 5:00 – Snowstorm follow-up/issues 5:15 – Communications update – Jef Nickerson, Jenn Steinfeld 5:25 – Walk Lights (beg-button) – Jef Nickerson 5:35 – Road Bond/Bike Improvements coordination 5:40 – Public Comment 5:55 – Approval …

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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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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 …

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting – October 22, 2012

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Providence Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission October 22, 2012, 4:00 PM Providence Chamber of Commerce Board Room 30 Exchange Terrace, Providence, RI Note new location 4:00: Review of bicycle regulations 4:20: Discussion of snow removal issues and solutions 4:35: Discussion of Complete Street issues related to the proposed Road Bond 4:45: Bike parking: developing a citywide strategy to increase parking …