Alan Westwick rides his bike on the Butler Hike and Bike Trail to his job at Silicon Labs on Friday September 6, 2013. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

The City of Austinís Bicycle Advisory Council is looking for new members.

The council, which advises city staff on bike-related matters, is made up of nine voting members and up to 10 alternate, non-voting members. Three full voting members and five alternates are needed.

Any adult resident of Austin is eligible. Members serve two-year terms.

To apply, complete the membership application online here.

http://www.austintexas.gov/online-form/bicycle-advisory-council-bac-membership-application

Applications will be accepted until Aug. 28. Elections will take place Oct. 18 at the regular Bicycle Advisory Council meeting.

For more information, go here, email Emily.Smith@austintexas.gov or call 512-974-2358.

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