Walnut Creek Bicycle Plan Public Hearing
Walnut Creek creek has finished a draft of its first ever Bicycle Plan and takes it to City Council and a public hearing on August 2, 2011. If you live, work or ride in Walnut Creek, this is a great opportunity learn more about the City’s plans to become more bike-friendly. The Bicycle Plan incorporates new bike lanes and bikeways that were proposed in the General Plan, and provides specific recommendations to promote bicycling as a desirable alternative to driving. Specifically, the Bicycle Plan establishes goals, policies, implementation actions, and priorities for the development of much needed bicycle facilities throughout the city of Walnut Creek.
City Council is expected to consider the Bicycle Plan at a Public Hearing on Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 7pm in the Walnut Creek City Council Chamber, 1666 North Main Street. The public comment period is open from June 30 through 5pm on July 21, 2011. Written comments may be sent to:
Jeremy Lochirco, Senior Planner
City of Walnut Creek
Community Development Department
1666 North Main Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Please feel free to add your comments to our online blog and the East Bay Bicycle Coalition will include your comments with our official letter to the City. Thanks for your input and support.