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Date:
February 27, 2019
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Time Details:
10 AM - 11 AM
Location:
Online
Address:
Tacoma, WA 98405
Cost:
Free
rethinking streets
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TREC Webinar: Rethinking Streets for Bikes: An Evidence Based Guide of Bike-Friendly Street Retrofits

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

There is a growing demand for better infrastructure and fewer barriers to biking and other forms of space-efficient micromobility. Tackling daily trips by bike is easier on the environment, healthier for users and non-users alike, uses precious urbanized public and private land more efficiently, costs taxpayers less to build and maintain infrastructure, and when routes are safe and comfortable, moving by bike is also fun! Complete Streets policies are being adopted across the country, and there is an active conversation around the safety imperative of a Complete Streets approach. Yet, local officials often need both design guidance and the confidence on how to retrofit streets for people on bikes that will actually work. [Read Full Description on Website}