Heels & Wheels

Heels and Wheels

Delaware Walk and Bike Summit 2014

Heels & Wheels: Delaware Walking & Biking Summit (formerly Delaware Bike Summit) was held on March 21 at the University of Delaware Clayton Hall in Newark. The event was attended by more than 250 people and included presentations from the Mayor of Newark, Governor of Delaware, and Secretaries of DNREC and DelDOT.  

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Heels & Wheels Agenda – please click here (83 KB)
Heels & Wheels Program – please click here (23 MB)
Heels & Wheels Keynote Speaker – Dan Burden (172 KB)

Please click the links below to view the Heels & Wheels PowerPoint Presentations:

Mayor Polly Sierer, City of Newark – Welcome Remarks (2.4 MB)
Dan Burden, Executive Director, Walkable and Livable Communities Institute – Keynote (20 MB)
Glen Stubbolo, Chief, Volunteer Programs, DE State Parks – Building and Maintaining Recreational Trails (920 KB)
Thomas “Chip” Kneavel, Trail Crew Chief, DE State Parks – – Building and Maintaining Recreational Trails (9.24 MB)
Ginny Sullivan, Director of Travel Initiatives, Adventure Cycling – Biking and Trail Economics (2.86 MB)
William Prince, Trail Town Program Manager, Great Allegheny Passage – Biking and Trail Economics (2.64 MB)
Amy Wilburn, Chair, Bicycle Council – Video Presentation
Mike DuRoss, Planning Supervisor, DelDOT – Transportation Investment Planning: Tools for Decision Making (1.83 MB)
Steve Spindler, Owner, Steve Spindler Cartography – Transportation Investment Planning: Tools for Decision Making (17.23 MB)
Cecilia and John McCormick, BEST Active Transportation Curriculum – Bicycle and Walking Safety and Education (431 KB)
Jennifer Baldwin, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator, City of Raleigh – Bicycle and Walking Safety and Education (1.42 MB)
Kendall Sommers and Mike Krumrine, DE State Park – Recreational Trail Investment Planning (5 MB)
Dan Burden, Executive Director, Walkable and Livable Communities Institute – Liveable Communities Session (8.66 MB)
Collin O’Mara, Secretary, DNREC and Shailen Bhatt, Secretary, DelDOT – First State Trails and Pathways: Progress Updates (20.44 MB)

Heels & Wheels is hosted by Delaware Recreation and Parks Society and organized by Delaware State ParksDelDOTDover/Kent MPO, and WILMAPCO.

Heels and Wheels Host and Sponsors

Thank you to our host and sponsors, without whom, this event would not be possible.

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Preminum Sponsors NPS_small      Century Engineering
Exclusive Sponsor Dogfish WCBC  
Sponsor Pennoni Sussex Outdoors  Nemours
  DBC  AAA WRA