Buffered Bike Lanes on Agenda at Berkeley Bicycle Subcommittee

Monday, January 28, 2013 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

North Berkeley Senior Center​
1901 Hearst Avenue (at MLK)​
7:00-9:00 PM

We are close to getting buffered bike lanes in the uphill direction for the full length of Tunnel Road and a brand new innovative bike traffic signal at Hillegass/Ashby intersection. Please come voice your support at Berkeley’s Bicycle Subcommittee of the Transportation Commission, which meets to start off the new year with lots to discuss, including updates on:

1. Tunnel Road buffered bike lanes;
2. HAWK bike signal at Hillegass & Ashby
3. Plan for updating Berkeley’s Bicycle Plan for the first time in 12 years;

4. Hearst Avenue Bikeway Project
5. New bike parking ordinance
6. and much more

Please join us as the meeting is open to everyone and we need your input and support to return Berkeley to being one of the most bike-friendly cities in America.

Full Agenda
Bicycle Subcommittee of the
Berkeley Transportation Commission


North Berkeley Senior Center​Monday​
1901 Hearst Avenue (at MLK)​January 28, 2013
Berkeley, CA​7:00-9:00 PM

1. Call to Order
2. Introductions
3. Approval and order of agenda
4. Announcements (1 min each speaker)
5. Public comments on items not on the agenda (3 min each speaker)

B.​STAFF UPDATES – 7:10 pm
1. Bicycle Parking:
• Bike Station
• Citywide Bicycle Rack Project
• Bike Parking Ordinance and Design Guidelines
2. Pathways:
• Ohlone Greenway
• West Street Pathway
• Bay Trail Spur
3. SR2S (current and upcoming funded projects) & SR2T
4. Hearst Avenue Project
5. Complete Streets Policy
6. Bicycle Plan Update

C. DISCUSSION – 7:30 pm
1. Caldecott 4th Bore and Ashby Projects Presentation and Discussion (Geoff Rubendall, AECOM):
b. Tunnel Road Bicycle Lanes and adjacent routes
c. Hillegass Bicycle Boulevard Crossing
d. 9th Street Bicycle Boulevard Crossing
e. Other bicycle elements
2. Measure M & repaving projects FY13-FY17

D.​ADJOURNMENT – 9:00 pm

Staff Contact: Eric Anderson, 510-981-7062, eanderson_at_ci.berkeley.ca.us
Commissioner Contact: Eric McCaughrin, (510) 682-7686, emccaughrin_at_yahoo.com

Agenda Posted: January 14, 2013

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