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Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee
Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

 Meetings

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • First Tuesday of each month
  • The Centre of Elgin
    West Conference Room
    100 Symphony Way
    Elgin, IL 60120

Members
  • Tom Armstrong  (2012-2015)
  • Karen Erickson (2012-2015)
  • Scott Magee (2012-2015)
  • Chris Manheim (2011-2017)
  • Jerry Turnquist (2013-2016)
  • Darin Anderson (2012-2015)
  • Wayne Heinmiller (2011-2017)

 


Overview
The bicycle and pedestrian advisory committee shall be composed of 11 members. Seven members shall be appointed by the city council. The remaining four members shall consist of the city's community development director, city engineer, parks and recreation director and chief of police, or their designees.

For information about being considered for a position on this committee contact the city clerk's office at (847) 931-5660.

Powers & Duties
The bicycle and pedestrian advisory committee shall have the following powers and duties, in addition to any other which may be granted by the city council:

To recommend to the city council efforts to encourage bicycling and walking including efforts in the areas of bicycle and pedestrian education, enforcement, engineering, encouragement, evaluation, and planning.

To study and recommend to the city council efforts to enhance and encourage bicycling and walking as healthy and efficient alternative modes of transportation throughout the city and report such information to the city council.

To recommend to the city council efforts to coordinate with other agencies and advocacy groups to create a bicycle and pedestrian friendly community.

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