City of Spokane Valley staff asks you to review their Draft Bike and Pedestrian Master Program in advance of presenting it to the Planning Commission on June 23. Here’s where you can check it out at.
The Draft Bike and Pedestrian Master Program (BPMP) will be an element of the Spokane Valley Comprehensive Plan expanding on the Transportation Element to focus on non-motorized transportation.
As an element of the City of Spokane Valley Comp Plan, this chapter includes background data concerning bike and pedestrian facilities (Section 11.1), applicable federal, state and local codes relating to the topic (section 11.2), and a set of goals and objectives (section 11.3). Section 11.4, contains the city-wide bike and pedestrian facility map, recommended improvements, and potential education, enforcement and evaluation tools. As a policy document, this chapter will guide decisions regarding multi-modal transportation facilities. As an implementation tool, it will detail priorities and standards for development, so be sure to review it and submit any comments you may have.