Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

The Springfield Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) was established to provide input on bicycle and pedestrian policies, infrastructure, programs, education, and enforcement. The committee advises the City Council and city staff on matters relating to pedestrian and bicycle planning.

The Springfield (BPAC) meets once every two months on the 2nd Tuesday of that month unless otherwise noted on this webpage. Meetings are open to the public. To read the BPAC Bylaws click here.

News and Events

Check out the Committee’s 2020 Work Plan.

Take our survey to provide input on what efforts and events the BPAC could work on in the coming months – 2019 BPAC Survey.

Next meeting details:
The full committee will meet next on August 11, 2020. Meeting agenda and details will be posted prior to the meeting.

The Planning Subcommittee will meet on Tuesday, July 7 at 6:00PM and the Programming Subcommittee will meet on Tuesday, July 14 at 6:00PM via GoToMeeting.

Remote GoToMeeting:
https://www.gotomeet.me/EmmaNewmanSpringfield/bpac
Or Call: +1 (224) 501-3412; Access Code: 932-437-829

2020 BPAC Meeting Dates
Approved 2020 BPAC Work Plan
February 25, 2020 – Agenda; Draft Meeting Minutes
April 14, 2020 – CANCELED
June 9, 2020 – Agenda; BPAC Protocols and Ground Rules; Capital Projects Update; West D Street Questionnaire Summary; West D St Concept; Draft 2020 BPAC Work Plan
August 11, 2020
October 13, 2020
December 8, 2020

2019 BPAC Meeting Dates
Approved 2019 BPAC Work Plan
February 12, 2019 – Agenda; EWEB Path Memo; Meeting Minutes
April 9, 2019 – Agenda; Meeting Minutes
June 11, 2019 – Agenda; Franklin Transformation Slides; Meeting Minutes
August 13, 2019 – Agenda; Draft Minutes
October 8, 2019 – Agenda; Draft Minutes
December 10, 2019 – Agenda; Draft Minutes; 2019 BPAC End of the Year Report

2018 BPAC Meeting Dates and Details
Approved 2018 BPAC Work Plan
2018 BPAC End of the Year Report

2017 BPAC Meeting Highlights
Approved 2017 BPAC Work Plan
2017 BPAC End of the Year Report

2016 BPAC Meeting Highlights
Approved 2016 BPAC Work Plan
2016 BPAC End of the Year Report

BPAC members and staff

BPAC members and staff touring Virginia Avenue as part of the planning efforts for the Virginia-Daisy Bikeway Project.

BPAC Members
Karla Berg – Voting Member
Allison Camp – Voting Member
Kevin Campbell – Voting Member
Sandy Coffin – Voting Member
Teresa Roark – Voting Member
Holly Rockwell – Voting Member and Chair
Michael (Rosey) Rosenberg – Voting Member and Vice-Chair
Brian Sorensen – Voting Member
Dennis Weirich – Voting Member
Sheri Moore – City Council Liaison
Andrew Landen – Planning Commission Liaison
Simon Daws – Willamalane Park & Recreation District Liaison
Laughton Elliott – DeAngelis – Safe Routes to School Liaison
Steve Abbott – Eugene Active Transportation Committee Liaison

Letters of Support

Mayors’ Challenge
Virginia-Daisy Bikeway Project
Ballot Measure 20-296 – Street Repair Bond
4th and South A Street

The BPAC has been investigating the potential of lighting the Northbank Path. Additional details here:
Northbank Path Lighting Memo and Recommendation
Northbank Path Existing Conditions Site Plan