Monday, March 4, 2019

Rolling forward: D.C. bicycling report for February 2019

Highlights of BAC accomplishments in February:

Chair Rachel Maisler testified at the BAC’s annual performance oversight hearing on Feb. 25.
The Facilities Committee met to plan spring and summer rolling meetings, a.k.a. field rides.

Joined by two DDOT planners, the Facilities Committee discussed areas for upcoming rides.
The Legislative Committee also met and identified a timely measure to raise for a BAC vote in March.

Ward 1 member Emily Oaksford was reappointed.
As the calendar turned, a new BAC member took office. Anders Pedersen has joined as Councilmember Mendelson’s representative.
This month: March activities

The BAC meets on March 6 at 6 p.m. at 441 4th St NW, 11th floor. View the agenda here.

BAC March 2019 meeting

The BAC meets on March 6 at 6 p.m. at 441 4th St NW, 11th floor.

Bicycle Advisory Council
3/6/19 Meeting Agenda

1. Call to order; introductions

2. Introduction of new BAC members
• Emily Curley, Ward 3
• Anders Pedersen, At-large Mendelson

3. Public comment

4. Guest speaker: Department of Public Works

5. MPD report

6. DDOT report

7. Legislative Committee report
• February meeting
• Discussion and possible vote regarding DDOT “Proper Behavior in Bike Lanes” rulemaking

8. Facilities Committee report
• February meeting
• Upcoming rides

9. Safety, Education and Enforcement Committee report
• Crash reports
• Distracted driving changes

10. Selection of alternate representative to Major Crash Review Task Force

11. Selection of Capital Trails Coalition representative

12. Discussion of BAC budget
• Discussion and possible vote to fund Vision Zero Summit registration(s) for BAC member(s)
• Other upcoming conferences and budget requests

13. Approval of January minutes

14. Adjournment


BAC meetings are open to the public. ID is required to enter the building. Once through security, take elevators on the right-hand side to the 11th floor.