Greenways, Trails, Bicycles – National Leader visits Triangle

NC Rep. David Price will host two events on Thursday, 1/19 with OR Rep. Earl Blumenauer on local and national bike-ped policy

Congressman David Price  will host two roundtable discussions with Congressman Earl Blumenauer (Oregon) on Thursday, January 19. Blumenauer is chairman of the Congressional Bicycle Caucus and Livable Communities Task Force 

Attendees can expect to learn about efforts in the Triangle to improve greenways and trails. We’ll also learn about work being done in Washington to create pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly transportation policies nationwide.

The Durham session is scheduled from 11am to 12pm in the McKinney offices in the Reed building at the American Tobacco Campus, 318 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701. The Raleigh event takes place from 5pm to 6pm at  The Stockroom at 230230 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC.  Click here to register in advance for the Raleigh session.

If you can’t make it, don’t worry– I’ll live-tweet the events at the Durham session. To join the conversation, just follow @GoTriangle and look for #bikeped on Thursday.

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