Applicants Sought for Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee
Posted on 09/04/2020

The City of Piedmont is looking for a few talented volunteers to serve on the Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee which will assist in the preparation of the City’s updated Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan (PBMP). This process is expected to begin in October 2020 and go through May 2021. Interested residents may apply online or download the Application for Appointive Vacancy. Applications are due to City Hall on or before the deadline of Friday, September 25, 2020 at 5:00PM.

The efforts of the Pedestrian and Bicycle Advisory Committee will focus on assisting staff and City consultants with the development of the PBMP Update, specifically in reviewing and providing feedback on the following materials:

  1. Community needs assessment.
  2. Draft action plan of recommendations.
  3. Opportunities for public participation and input regarding the draft action plan of recommendations.
  4. Public draft of the PBMP Update document.
  5. Opportunities for public participation and input regarding the public draft of the PBMP Update document.

In establishing this committee, the City Council called out three specific groups it is looking to see represented on the Committee, in addition to residents:

  • Piedmont High School and Millennium High School Students Residing in Piedmont
  • Current or Former Members of the Planning Commission, Public Safety Committee, and/or CIP Review Committee
  • Residents who regularly walk and/or bike in Piedmont

Click to read Resolution 70-2020 - Establishing a Temporary Pedestrian & Bicycle Advisory Committee

Interviews with the City Council for these positions will be scheduled for the evening of Wednesday, September 30, 2020. No appointments will be made without a Council interview.

Click for more information on the Pedestrian & Bicycle Master Plan.