Kane Kendall Council of Mayor’s Bike Planning Workshop

APA Illinois Chapter

#9168847

Friday, January 25, 2019
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. CST

Elgin, IL, United States

Overview

This bike planning workshop will introduce attendees to the basics of bike sharing and developing a Complete Streets policy.                  

Kane Kendall Council of Mayors, McHenry County Council of Mayors, Chicago Metropolitan Agency of Planning are jointly hosting this bike planning workshop on Friday, January 25th at the Centre of Elgin. The workshop is comprised of two seminars: bike sharing and Complete Streets policies. The seminars will begin at 10:00 am and conclude around noon. All are welcome to attend the event. The event is free, but all attendees must register online.

The workshop will begin with the Complete Streets Policy seminar, conducted by Cody Sheriff, of McHenry County Council of Mayors. Those who attend will leave with a strong foundational knowledge of Complete Streets Policies and practices with a rural-suburban emphasis - in 15 minutes or less! Find out what your neighbors in McHenry County are doing at the county and local level. Those who attend will also be provided a copy of McHenry County Active Communities Workgroup guide on Complete Streets while supplies last.

The bike sharing portion of the workshop will focus on the basics of bike sharing, with additional information on the costs, benefits, and impacts of implementing bike sharing in your community, presented by Ryan Peterson and Troy Simpson, of Kane Kendall Council of Mayors. The presentation will be followed by a panelist discussion.

Contact Info

Trevor Dick, trevordick77@gmail.com

Activities