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Room 281, City Hall
Rochester, Mn 55904 (Map)

Phone: 507-328-2700
Email: knorton@rochestermn.gov

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Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee

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MISSION STATEMENT

The Mission is to provide a forum for users to help inform policies and priorities to ensure a safe, connected, convenient, and comfortable pedestrian and bicycling system in the City that contributes to the City’s Mode Shift Goals, and a culture of active living and equity in transportation demonstrable of what it means to be “America’s City for Health.”

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

The advisory committee is composed of 9 members appointed by the Mayor and approved by the Common Council.  Meeting are held four times per year.  MEETING TIMES TO BE DETERMINED.


MEMBER RESPONSIBILITY

Inform City Public Works, Parks and Recreation, and Planning Departments of priorities and needs of user groups.& Be a conduit for users to understand the contexts of constraints and opportunities for improving public and private transportation systems serving pedestrians and bicyclists.  Provide input on policy, funding, and design issues as determined by Directors of Public Works, Parks and Recreation, and Planning

APPOINTMENT REQUIREMENTS

The nine members shall be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Four members from the bicycling community

  • Two members representing pedestrians

  • Three members representing one or more of the following areas:

    • Transit

    • Transportation sustainability

    • Public safety

    • Public health

Appointments are for three years.


COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Bicycling Community
Barbara Beck (term ends 2019)
Karen Cohen (term ends 2021)
Donald Fell (term ends 2020)
Genevieve Hulsing (term ends 2020)

Pedestrian Focus
Steve Baumgartner (term ends 2019)
Barbara Broten (term ends 2020)
Catherine Clermont (term ends 2021)

Transit/Safety and Health
Brian Smith (term ends 2021)
Christian Holter (term ends 2019)
Mike Schmitt (term ends 2020)


FOR MORE INFORMATION

Dillon Dombrovski, City of Rochester, Public Works, (507) 328-2421