Slow Streets–Essential Places Program Update

At the January 20, 2022 BPAC meeting, Megan Wier and Jason Patton, OakDOT staff in the Safe Streets Division, will present on upcoming changes to the Slow Streets–Essential Places Program in response to the ongoing and changing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic. Changes include removing the temporary Slow Streets and Essential Places materials, including temporary street closures, and shifting efforts to longer term strategies for pedestrian safety and neighborhood traffic calming. The presentation is below.

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January 2022 BPAC Agenda

Thursday, January 20, 2021; 6:00-8:00 pm, online and by phone.

Agenda topics include:

  • Recent Bicyclist and Pedestrian Related Crashes
  • Nominations & Elections for BPAC Chair and Vice Chair
  • Slow Streets–Essential Places Program Updates

Announcements:

  • OakDOT is looking to hire Assistant Engineers and School Crossing Guards
  • Ney Avenue Interim Traffic Calming Installation
  • California Bicycle Summit in Oakland, April 6-9, 2022
  • RAISE Grant Awarded for Reconnecting the Town Project

More details below.

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January 2022 Infrastructure Committee Meeting

The January 6, 2022 BPAC Infrastructure Committee has been rescheduled toThursday, January 26, 2022, 3:30-5:30pm online and by phone.
Agenda topics include:

  • 14th Street Safety Project – 65% design review
  • Rapid Response Program update
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