Bicycle & Pedestrian Subcommittee

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Current Size: 80%

The City of Harrisonburg’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee is an advisory committee established by Transportation Safety & Advisory Commission (TSAC) in 2010 and facilitated by Public Works Department staff who works together with the subcommittee and other community stakeholders to identify needs and opportunities for making Harrisonburg more walk and bike-friendly.

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee advises city staff and TSAC on bicycle and pedestrian-related matters. The Subcommittee also assists in implementing and achieving the goals of the City Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan and to serve as the body through which the update of the plan takes place (approximately every five years as the Comprehensive Plan is updated). They work with the City to achieve safe bicycle and pedestrian connectivity for all citizens and solicit input and feedback from community members and local advocates on bicycling and pedestrian matters. *

*Note: The Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee is an advisory and not an advocacy group.

PDF[59KB] Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee Information Sheet

Current Members

Subcommittee Member Position
Expiration
Marci Frederick   12/31/2023
Jessica Pyle   12/31/2023
Benjamin Craig    12/31/2022
Jenny Toth   12/31/2022
Dudley Bonsal  Chair  12/31/2021

 

 

Meeting Date/Time/Location:

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Subcommittee meetings are scheduled for the fourth Monday of odd months (January, March, May, July, September, and November) at 6:00pm, and are held at the Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center, 620 Simms Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA. Except for November where the meeting is held on the third Monday.  

2021 Meeting Dates:

  • January 25
  • March 22  - Technical difficulties caused streaming issues of this meeting. View recorded video of meeting.
  • May 24 - Canceled: May staff updates PDF[311KB]
  • August 2 *Date change from July 26th
  • September 27
  • November 15 - *This meeting will be held at City Hall in Room 11

 

The agenda will be posted on the city’s website at: https://harrisonburg-va.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx

Residents/Media will be able to attend the meeting according to best practices and procedures associated with pandemic disaster.

  1. Masks must be worn by those unvaccinated.
  2. Social Distance rules will apply.

For those unable to attend in-person public comments can be submitted via email.  Public comments must be received by 12:00pm (noon) the day prior to the meeting and will be shared with Subcommittee members. Please email comments to: Jakob.zumFelde@harrisonburgva.gov by calling 540-434-5928.

 

Meeting Agendas and Summaries

Meeting Agendas and Summaries for September 28, 2020 and after can be found at: https://harrisonburg-va.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx

Meeting Agendas and Summaries Prior to September 2020:

 

Mailing List:

Sign up online to join our mailing list to receive meeting agendas, and biking and walking updates.

 

Additional Information:

More information and resources on City Bicycle and Pedestrian planning and projects.