||Promote the goals, objectives, and strategies
of the Bike 2015 Plan to key staff from the city and its sister
of the Bike 2015 Plan depends on the input and support of key city
and sister agency staff, particularly at the Chicago Department of
Transportation, Department of Planning and Development, Chicago Park
District, Chicago Transit Authority, Chicago Public Schools, and
the Chicago Police Department.
||Performance Measures: Stage 10 – 15 workshops in 2006, with an
annual workshop afterwards.
||Train transportation engineers and planners
how to accommodate bicycling in their projects. Training will help ensure routine accommodation
of bicycling in transportation projects. Training will also help
ensure that bicycle facilities are constructed to appropriate standards,
including AASHTO’s Guide for the Development
of Bicycle Facilities and the proposed Bikeway
Design Manual. Provide continuing education
credits, where possible. Partner with the Illinois Department of
Transportation, Cook County Highway Department, Chicago Area Transportation
Study, and Chicagoland Bicycle Federation.
||Performance Measure: Stage a bicycle planning and design workshop
every two years, cooperatively with other agencies, beginning no
later than 2007.
||Best Practices: Chicago Area Transportation Study, Soles
and Spokes conference; Chicagoland Bicycle Federation, Healthy