MassBike and Mass In Motion
Springfield Bike Summit
Connecting Bikes + Health
Featuring experts in fields such as community organizing, engineering, equity, education, land use planning, and more through the lens of public health. Come build capacity, share knowledge, discover resources, and learn of best practices related to bicycling for Mass in Motion coordinators and other aligned partners.
This event is free and open to the public but space is limited!
If you are Deaf or hard of hearing, or are a person with a disability who requires accommodation, please contact Galen Mook at (978) 647-7437(v/relay), Fax: 1-857-305-3614, or email firstname.lastname@example.org by June 14.
Springfield Schedule of Events
9:30am: Summit introductions and breakfast / focusing on the six Es of bike advocacy: engineering, encouragement, enforcement, evaluation, equity, and education.
10am: Complete Streets
Founding Complete Streets in Springfield; Betsy Johnson, Walk/Bike Springfield
Complete Streets demo Day; Becky Basch, PVPC
Local Grassroots Advocacy Initiatives; Beatrice Dewberry, Wayfinders
11:30am: Network Planning
Statewide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plans; Pete Sutton DOT
Local Network Prioritization; Jeff McCollough
12:15pm: Lunch Keynote of 413BikeLife Youths
1:30pm: Education and Community Access
SRTS; Patrick Higgins + Galen Mook, SRTS and MassBike
Bike Share for All; Catherine Ratte, ValleyBike
Compassionate Advocayl; Kyle Wiswall
2:30pm: Wrap up and potential after summit bike ride / walk
220 State St
Springfield, MA 01103
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