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City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Commission

Information

Type seated
Year Formed 1989
Statutory Name Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Commission
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/bpsc
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Email planning@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812-349-3423
Address
401 N Morton St Suite 130 Bloomington IN 47404
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PURPOSE: The purpose of this commission is to promote and encourage bicycling, walking and running in a safe and efficient manner in the City of Bloomington for the purpose of health, recreation and transportation.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Appointees shall have been voters of the city for at least one year immediately preceding the appointment.

DUTIES: (A)To serve as a citizens forum for discussion and recommendation of improvement to existing facilities and planning of new projects concerning safe access for cyclists, pedestrians and runners; (B)To prepare reports and recommendations to the mayor, common council, plan commission and planning and transportation department as needed, concerning the needs of cyclists, pedestrians and runners within the city; (C)To foster and develop safety programs for cyclists, pedestrians and runners; and, (D)To encourage the hosting of cycling, walking and running events conducted in a safe manner which will attract visitors from outside of the City.

TIME COMMITMENT: Time required by member to serve on commission: 1 hour per month

COMPENSATION: Each member of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Commission does not receive compensation for their service.

Meeting Schedule

Generally meets on the 2d Monday at 5:30pm in the Hooker Conference Room of City Hall, 401 N.Morton.

Statute Citation

Departments

Council
OOTM
Planning & Transportation

Liaisons

Departmental Mallory Rickbeil
Legal Mike Rouker