We need to improve our bike infrastructure citywide.

“Biking is my absolute favorite way to get around the Old North End. As Chair of the Burlington City Transportation Committee, one of my focuses has been improving our bike infrastructure citywide. To me, this means both providing protected bike lanes separated from car traffic as well as adequate bike parking facilities. In terms of bike lanes, my biggest goal remains creating a protect

Max biking during the Old North End Ramble.

Max biking during the Old North End Ramble.

ed north/south bike corridor on N. Winooski that goes from the Old North End, through downtown, and into the South End. On the bike parking front, I am currently working on an ordinance change that will provide more bike parking in both commercial and residential developments. I will also be advocating for the creation of secure bike parking locations in the downtown core as part of our larger examination of parking in Burlington. I am convinced that if we build it, more bikers will come!” – Max

 

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