The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently announced the release of the Draft Twenty-Year Maryland Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan for public review and comment. The draft plan can be accessed via: www.mdot.maryland.gov/bikewalkplan. The Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan establishes a vision and policy framework for advancing biking and walking for transportation in Maryland. It updates the bicycle and pedestrian master plan adopted in 2002 and, going forward, will be updated every five years.
The public comment period will remain open until December 10, 2013. Comments can be provided via email to email@example.com, or by mail to the address below.
Office of Planning and Capital Programming
Maryland Department of Transportation
7201 Corporate Center Drive
P.O. Box 548
Hanover, MD 21076
MDOT will also host a public meeting to discuss the draft plan on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 6-8 PM. The meeting will be at the Talbot County Free Library located at 100 W. Dover St., Easton, MD. Participants are also welcome to join the meeting online. The link to join the online meeting as well as directions to the meeting are available on the project website: www.mdot.maryland.gov/bikewalkplan.