Oakland Bicyclist and Pedestrian Advisory Commission Meeting: Downtown Plan

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Oakland City Hall, Hearing Room 4 (upstairs)

Oakland’s Bicyclist & Pedestrian Advisory Commission (BPAC) was established on February 4, 2014 to advise the City Council on programs and projects related to walking and bicycling. 

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Complete agenda and attachments online here.

On the agenda:

  • TDA Article 3 Funding Recommendation and Bicycle Master Plan Update (20 minutes)—Jason Patton, Bicycle & Pedestrian Program Manager, will present staff’s recommendation to use FY2016-17 Transportation Development Article 3 funding for the update to the City’s Bicycle Master Plan. The presentation will include a summary overview of the draft scope of work for the Bicycle Master Plan Update.
  • Laurel Access to Mills, Maxwell Park & Seminary Avenue (LAMMPS) 35% design review (15 minutes)—Engineering staff will share the completed 35% design for the LAAMPS project, take input, and discuss next steps.
  • Downtown Specific Plan (20 minutes)—The City Planning Department is preparing a specific plan for Downtown Oakland to ensure continued growth and revitalization to benefit both Downtown residents and the larger community. Staff will present aspects of the recently released Plan Alternatives Report that address circulation, access and bicycle and pedestrian issues; all public comments are due by April 6.
  • Downtown Parking Plan (20 minutes)— Transportation Services staff will share the draft Downtown Oakland Parking Study and take comments from the commission. (More information at http://www2.oaklandnet.com/Parking/DowntownParkingStudy.)

Visit the City of Oakland’s BPAC page