Bicycle South Central PA Regional Bike Summit

  • HACC Harrisburg Campus 1 HACC Drive Harrisburg, PA, 17110 United States

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)

HACC Harrisburg Campus
North Hall/Public Safety Training Center
1 HACC Drive
Harrisburg, Pa 17110

This summit is for anyone interested in making cycling safer and more popular in South Central Pennsylvania. This includes on and off-road riders, bike club members, bike shop representatives, bicycle advocates, municipal planners, tourism promoters, health advocates, and more. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with potential partners who are also interested in making your communities more bike friendly.

The Summit will focus on how local communities were successful in adding bike lanes, trails and other cycling accommodations and how you can replicate their success in your community.

The Keynote speaker is Roy Gothie, PennDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator.  Experts from local, state and national organizations will be serving as presenters and will be available to answer questions.

 

                              AGENDA

  8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.               Registration

  9:00 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.               Keynote by Roy Gothie

  9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.            Success Stories: Lancaster County   Speaker: Lauri Ahlskog

10:15 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.             Break

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.            Success Stories: Trail projects Speaker: Diane Kripas, DCNR

11:20 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.           Success Stories: York County: Speaker TBD

12:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.              Lunch & bike demos

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.                 Breakouts - Session #1

  1. 1.     Funding For bike projects/finding partners
  2. 2.     League of American Bicyclists Bicycle Friendly Program
  3. 3.     BSCPA Bike Tour

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m                  Break

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.                 Breakouts repeated

2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.                 Wrap up and adjourn

                                                            Bike demos, bike rides to follow, weather permitting.