You Can Influence City Bike & Ped Policy

Applications are now being accepted for open board positions on the Minneapolis Pedestrian Advisory Committee and Minneapolis Bicycle Advisory Committee. The positions are appointed by the City Council and Mayor. Applications will be reviewed beginning April 25, 2013, but the positions are open until filled.

Pedestrian Advisory Committee
The Minneapolis Pedestrian Advisory Committee was created to advise the Mayor and City Council on policies, programs, and actions for improving pedestrian safety, mobility, accessibility, and comfort; for promoting walking for transportation, recreation, and health purposes; and for strengthening the linkage between the pedestrian environment and public transportation. The board is composed of members of the public and city and partner agency staff.

Pedestrian Advisory Committee application information

Bicycle Advisory Committee
The role of the Minneapolis Bicycle Advisory Committee is to promote both commuter and recreational bicycling, to advocate for bicycling infrastructure improvements, to encourage safe riding, and to involve people interested in bicycling issues throughout the city. The committee functions as an advisory committee to the Mayor and City Council as well as the Minneapolis Park Board and serves as a liaison to bicyclists, businesses, neighborhoods, and other communities and agencies. The board is composed of members of the public and city and partner agency staff.

Bicycle Advisory Committee application information