The Commissioner — Winter 2013

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Bicycle Planning

Find out more with these resources.

A widespread change is under way as a new generation turns to bicycling as a viable transportation mode. Explore how communities prepare for more commuter and recreational bicyclists.

APA Publications

"Five Essential Elements of a Bicycle-Friendly Community"
Nicole Wynands
Planning, May/June 2012

Complete Streets
Barbara McCann and Suzanne Rynne, AICP
PAS Report 559, 2010

"Innovations in Bicycle Transportation"
Greg Griffin, AICP
Practicing Planner, September 2011

"Ride Then Decide"
Sarah Rhodes
Planning, December 2012


Urban Bikeway Design Guide, 2nd edition
National Association of City Transportation Officials, 2012

Web Resources

Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals

League of American Bicyclists — Bicycle Friendly Community Program

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC)

Upcoming Webinar

Pedestrian and Bicycle Planning
June 5, 2013
4:00-5:30 p.m. ET