The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board (BPAB) meets each month to review thoroughfare plans with proposed pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure improvements from the City of Buffalo Department of Public Works. October updates are included below.
Under the New York State Department of Health's Creating Healthy Schools and Communities grant, GObike Buffalo completed a Seneca Nation Complete Streets Plan for Jimmerstown, New York, outlining measures to calm traffic to create a walkable community.
A national design guide for street infrastructure, the American
Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials’
(AASHTO’) Bike Guide, may feature some new design elements for
bike infrastructure in its next edition—including protected bike
lanes, protected …
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the New York State Office
of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has received a $6.5
million grant from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation to expand the
Empire State Trail initiative in Western New York. The grant will
be used to enhance the trail …
GObike Buffalo has received a $82,615 grant from the Oath's Yahoo Community Fund for Niagara County - Empire State Development to develop and implement a plan to create a bicycle-friendly Niagara Falls.