Maintaining the Path for Walking and Bicycling
5/21/2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: 255F

Explore the planning and operational challenges of providing good pedestrian and bicycle access year-round in cold climate cities. The case for ongoing maintenance will be made, including the importance of keeping people connected to transit, jobs, and other destinations during winter. Discover how other agencies approach sidewalk and bikeway snow clearing.

After Attending This Session, You Will be Better Able to:
1. Describe the challenges, hurdles, and constraints public agencies face in addressing winter maintenance for bicycling and walking.
2. Identify new strategies and learn about best practices of how other agencies approach sidewalk and bikeway snow clearing.
3. Define different types of protected bikeways and identify the pros and cons of winter maintenance for each.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RNCT79D
Speakers
Speaker : Connor Cox Transportation Planner , Toole Design Group, Minneapolis, MN