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Bike and Pedestrian Planning
The Pedestrian & Bikeways Committee is responsible for the implementation of that portion of the transportation program applicable to bicycling and pedestrians; coordinates and promotes bicycle and pedestrian facility plans, safety programs and regulations in the Toledo Metropolitan Area.

Activities of the committee include developing an inventory of both pedestrian and bicycle facilities in the region, preparing the pedestrian and bike components of the Regional Transportation Plan, and working with area stakeholders towards developing needed programs and projects. The committee promotes alternative forms of transportation through the annual events such as Bike Month. The committee also publishes maps and information (see RESOURCES below).

Meetings of the committee are open to the public, and new members are welcome. Contact Lance Dasher at 419-241-9155 ext. 1115 or click here to e-mail questions or comments.

For more information about the Pedestrian & Bikeway Committee, including agendas and notes, click here.


1. TMACOG Pedestrian & Bikeway Maps and Related Documents
>>Drive Your Bike | Using Your Bicycle for Transportation
>>Bicycle Count Program and Request Form
>>Existing Regional Bike Facilities
>>Approved 2045 Non-Motorized Projects
>>Design Use Definitions for Bikeways - Update

>>US Bicycle Route System (USBRS) Numbered Corridors
>>Ohio's Draft Numbered Bike Route Network
>>TMACOG Proposed US and State Bike Routes
>>Current Proposed Non-Motorized Projects - by Project
>>Current Proposed Non-Motorized Projects - by Facility Type

2. Pedestrian Resources
>>Existing Sidewalk Facilities in the Region
>>City of Oregon Safe Routes to Schools Program
>> How to Develop a Pedestrian Safety Action Plan
>>Toledo Public Schools District-Wide Travel Plan
>>Toledo Public Schools District Safe Routes Priority Corridors
>>Safety Effects of Marked Versus Unmarked Crosswalks at Uncontrolled Locations

3. Policies
>>Complete Streets Policy
>>Complete Streets Toolkit
Sidewalk Policy

4. Funding Information
>>Michigan Department of Transportation
>>Ohio Department of Transportation Bicycle Funding Chart
>>Ohio Department of Natural Resources and click on Parks and Recreation via the Office of Real Estate

5. Area Bikeways
>>Bowling Green City Bicycle Route Map
>>Chessie Circle Trail Information
>>Metroparks of the Toledo Area
North Coast Inland Trail
>>Northwestern Ohio Rails-to-Trails Inc.
>>Oregon City Bikeway Info
Slippery Elm Trail
>>City of Sylvania Bike Network Plan

>>Sylvania Area Bikeways Initiative
>>City of Toledo Approved Bike Plan

>>University/Parks Trail
>>Wabash Cannonball Trail Information
>>Wood County Park District

6. Clubs and Other Links
>>All Transportation is Local: Field Guide for City Leaders
Become a Bike Friendly Community
>>Become a
Walk Friendly Community
Bowling Green City Bicycle Safety Commission
BGSU Orange Bike Share Program
>>Black Swamp Bicycling Society
>>FHWA Tools to Diagnose and Solve Ped-Bike Safety
League of American Bicyclists
Maumee Valley Adventurers
>>Michigan Department of Transportation-Biking in Michigan

>>Michigan Trails
National Center for Bicycling & Walking

Ohio Bicycle Events Calendar
Ohio Bicycle Federation
>>ODOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Resources for Engineers
>>ODOT Bicycling Home Page
Ohio Bike Trails
Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center
Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety (Federal Highway Administration)

eople for Bikes
>>Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
ide like a Girl Cycling
Safe Kids Greater Toledo
Team Toledo Triathlon Club
Toledo Area Bicyclists
Toledo Planning Commission
Toledo City Department of Public Service
>>Walk and Bike to School page

>>Where is my Bike Rack

7. Area Bike Shops
>>Cycle Werks
>>Elmore Cycle and Fitness
>>Fremont Cycle and Fitness
>>Mountain Man Sports
>>Reggies Bike Shop
>>Spoke Life Cycles
>>Toledo Bikes
>>Wersell's Bike Shop


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