In September 2012 Bike Va will host leaders in the bike and transportation world to present on current topics in a series of 4 educational webinars. Log on or dial from your home or work to hear a variety of presenters speak on programs, planning, and other interesting initiatives.
9/5 10am Dr. Ralph Buehler, Virginia Tech Assistant Professor of Urban Affairs and Planning “Promoting Safe Walking and Cycling: Lessons from Europe and the U.S.”
Get inspired by Dr. Buehler. This visual tour is great for planners, interested citizens, advocates, community leaders, and policy makers as it explores the possibilities for better practices, infrastructure, and programs.
9/12 3pm Dr. Kim Perry Executive Director Bike Virginia and Dick Elder Vice Chair of Bike Virginia “Creating Safer Group Rides for Clubs and Events”
9/19 3pm Thanh Dang, Public Works Planner in Harrisonburg and Jeremy Holmes, Coordinator of Sustainability Programs at Roanoke Valley “Paths, Safe Routes, Open Streets Festivals, and the Car-less Brit Experiment”
9/26 3pm Christy Dunkle, Berryville Town Planner and Berryville Police Chief Neal White “The Berryvile Police Department Bike Rodeo Program and Education Efforts”
An ongoing bike education program in Berryville Virginia reaches children with important bike safety messages. Learn how they do it and how you can start a program in your own community.
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