Bryce Perry, the town’s Deputy Director of Community Development, discussed the plan at the council’s meeting in August.
Perry said the town’s plan is modeled after the county’s initiative and is intended to offer policy guidance on bicycle network planning and design. It was drafted in coordination with the town’s pedestrian and bicycle advisory committee and the town’s planning commission.
Staff indicated the plan would “serve as an important guiding document for the town,” giving that the town is one of the few jurisdictions in the area that does not have an adopted plan for its bicycle network and facilities.
The plan is also part of the town’s efforts to seek a Bicycle Friendly Community Award, which is a nationally-recognized program that awards localities to localities that excel at providing bicycle programs, services and infrastructure to their communities. The award is administered by the League of American Bicyclists.
The town plans to incorporate the plan — which will also remain as a standalone document — into the town’s 2039 comprehensive plan.
Discussions on the plan are expected to continue this month.
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