Biking and walking
Hennepin County is committed to supporting livable communities and healthy citizens. By encouraging bicycling and walking as an integral part of daily life, the county supports environmentally-responsible, cost-effective, and healthy ways to travel.
Hennepin County seeking new alternate members for the County's Bicycle Advisory Committee
Interested in playing a role in building Hennepin County’s bicycle infrastructure?
Want to bring your experience and knowledge to bicycle projects as they are being planned?
Want to be in a position to officially advise County Commissioners and staff on matters relating to bicycling?
If yes, then please consider applying to be an alternate member of the Hennepin County Bicycle Advisory Committee.
The Hennepin County Bicycle Advisory Committee was established in 1989 to assist the Board of Commissioners and county staff to promote and expand the use of bicycles for safe and convenient transportation and recreation purposes in the county.
Committee members and alternates meet the 3rd Monday of every month.
This volunteer committee is made of up seven members and seven alternate members. To qualify, applicants must:
- Be a resident of Hennepin County in commissioner districts
- Have an interest in promoting the use of the bicycle for transportation and recreation
- Make a commitment to attend monthly meetings and participate in the work of the committee
Members and alternates are appointed to a 3-year term.
If you are interested, please fill out the BAC application (DOCX) and submit it to Kelley Yemen at firstname.lastname@example.org