Nonmotorized Transportation Working Group

The NMTWG advocates the creation and funding a safe, direct network of bicycle and pedestrian facilities through the region. State and local government representatives, bicycle, greenway and pedestrian organizations and advocates come together to coordinate their work through this group. The group reviews bicycle and pedestrian plans, programs and policies to advise WILMAPCO staff, committees, and Council. Meetings are on the first Tuesday of the month at 3 p.m. in February, April, June, August, October and December and are open to the public.

Our next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 1, 3:00 p.m. Email WILMAPCO or phone us at 302-737-6205 ext 118 for meeting access info.

DATE:         Tuesday, December 1, 2020

TIME:         3:00 p.m.

PLACE:           Conference call/web access

 

  • Via Zoom meeting
  • Via Phone: 888 788 0099
  • Meeting ID: 924 4805 1489
  • Passcode: 672068

AGENDA

CALL TO ORDER

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

PRESENTATION/DISCUSSION ITEMS

  • Designing Delaware Intersections for People—James Wilson, Bike Delaware
    Bike Delaware will provide a recap about their recent Intersection Design event.
    https://www.bikede.org/intersections/
  • Route 9 Paths Plan— Jake Thompson, WILMAPCO
    Update on outreach and draft recommendations for pedestrian and bicycle connections near the Rt 9 corridor.
    http://www.wilmapco.org/route9pathsplan/
  • Grant Updates – New Castle County:
    • Trail Amenity Grant ProgramMary Roth/Adam Crosby, Delaware Greenways
      Presentation about grant program for improvements by members of the Future Trails of Northern Delaware Coalition. Applications due by January 31, 2021.
      https://www.delawaregreenways.org/ftnd_trail-amenity-grant/
    • Transportation Alternatives ProgramHeather Dunigan, WILMAPCO
      WILMAPCO is seeking TAP applications for projects within New Castle County. Applications due January 15.
      http://www.wilmapco.org/tap/

 

OTHER BUSINESS – Opportunity for committee members to report on recent activities.

 

Adjournment

Our next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday February 2, 3:00 p.m. Please share your agenda items by January 19.

 

 

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