View Full Version : Alexandria BPAC Meeting - September 19, 2016

09-18-2016, 02:10 PM
The Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) will be meeting at 7 pm on September 19, 2016 at the Bradlee Safeway Community Room, 3526 King Street, Alexandria, Virginia.

The City of Alexandria Complete Streets Program Manager will present draft plans for implementing Vision Zero at Monday’s Alexandria Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) meeting. We’ll also be discussing plans to incorporate BPAC as a legal entity as a necessary pre-requisite for conducting Bike Rodeos, and we’ll provide an update on an exciting pilot project to implement safe bicycling education for all 3rd graders at two Alexandria schools this year. The complete agenda is provided below. Please join us!


Introductions - Chair, Jim Durham
Secretary's report and minutes - Randy Cole
Financial Update
- Treasure's report - Michael Menchel for Bob Trencheny
- Walking and Biking Fund report - Jim Durham
Alexandria Police Liaison Report - Sgt. Seckler
- Enforcement discussion
City Staff updates - Hillary Orr
- Vision Zero presentation and discussion
- King Street Complete Streets implementation discussion
- Additional project updates
Bicycling in the Schools (BITS) Project update
- Fund raising more than $6,000 (of $9,000 needed) has been contributed to the Walking and Biking Fund of Act for the project
- Implementation in progress: Placing partial bike order, WABA training being scheduled for PE teachers at 3 schools for 150 3rd grades (Oct. 1)
Project Updates
- Incorporation of BPAC as a legal entity in the Commonwealth of Virginia - Eldon Boes/Jim Durham
- Bike Rodeo/Future Plans - Eldon Boes
- Non-Motorized Budget (Alexandria City) planning for the next budget cycle - Jim Durham
- 2017 Virginia Legislative Planning - Jim Durham
Commission Liaison and Outreach
- Transportation Commission - Jerry King
- Commission on Aging - David Kaplan
- DASH Board - David Kaplan
- Environmental Policy Commission
- Parks and Recreation Commission - Dave Levy with Eliz Wright
- Traffic and Parking Board - Randy Cole
Public comments

09-18-2016, 02:18 PM
I'm expecting the meeting to be packed full of information based not just on the agenda but also the fact that there was no August meeting (2 months stuffed into 1). I'll be there!