At the July 17, 2021 BPAC meeting, Kerby Olsen, New Mobility Supervisor at OakDOT, introduced the Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Action Plan and the upcoming Electric Bike Library. Topics explored in the ZEV Plan include the installation of electric vehicle chargers in the public right of way, increasing access to ebikes and e-scooters, and encouraging cargo bike delivery services. The Electric Bike Library is a grant-funded, $1,000,000 project to purchase 1,000 electric bicycles and make them available for medium- or long- term rental at low cost through existing bike shops and bike programs.
Join the ZEV e-mail list here and learn more about the ZEV Action Plan here, as well as the ZEV Action Plan Story Map.
The full presentation is below.
At the July 17, 2021 BPAC meeting, OakDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Program staff Jennifer Stanley and Pierre Gerard will summarize progress implementing the projects and programs in “Let’s Bike Oakland,” the citywide bike plan adopted in July 2019. The full presentation is below.
At the July 17, 2021 BPAC meeting, BPAC Chair Andy Campbell will provide an overview of the BPAC recruitment process for 2022, lead a discussion on outreach, and seek volunteers and a motion to create a recruitment committee.
Thursday, July 15, 2021; 6:00-8:00 pm, online and by phone.
Agenda topics include:
- Electric Bike Library and Zero Emissions Vehicle Plan
- Bike Plan Update
- BPAC Commissioner Outreach
- Committee Report-Back
- Telegraph Protected Bike Lanes
The Oakland City Council voted Tuesday, 02 July 2021 to install concrete barriers to protect bicyclists on a 10-block stretch of Telegraph Avenue in the Koreatown Northgate neighborhood near the city’s downtown.
- OakDOT Received Alameda County Transportation Commission (ACTC) 2022 CIP Grant Funding:
OakDOT received grant funding from ACTC for three projects: West Oakland Transit Improvements, 14th Street Safe Routes in the City, and the East Bay Greenway.
- Paint the Town Mural painted at Mystic St and Rockwell St
- New Traffic Safety 311/Seeclickfix Service Request Prioritization Model Completed
- City Council Accepts Transportation Grants (ATP and HSIP)
- E-Scooter Permits
More details below.