Editor’s note: This article was originally published November 12, 2013
Want a say in the future of bicycling in Austin?
City officials are launching "Your Path to Austin," an updated version of the city’s Bicycle Master Plan and the creation of a new Urban Trails Plan. Their goal is to build a connected and protected active transportation network and make it safer for people people to bike around town, no matter their age or cycling ability.
Tonight, they’ll host the Cities for Cycling Roadshow and Austin Bike and Urban Trails Plan Open House from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. (presentation at 6 p.m.) at St. David’s Episcopal Church, 301 E. 8th Street.
National experts will share ideas about how to create an active transportation network. You’ll also learn about Austin’s Bike and Urban Trail Plan and have the chance to help shape our city’s plan. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served.
Additional open house events are planned around the city later this week:5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, Lanier High School Cafeteria, 1201 Payton Gin Road.5:30-8:30 p.m.Thursday, Nov. 14, First Evangelical Free Church of Austin, Community Hall, 4220 Monterrey Oaks Boulevard.