Deadline TOMORROW MDOT statewide active transportation plan comments!

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Denise Brautigam

Jan 29, 2023, 9:55:21 AMJan 29

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Subject: Deadline TOMORROW for active transportation comments!

Monday is the last day for comments!
Last chance! Comment on Maine's bike/ped plan!
Hi Denise,

Tomorrow, January 30th, is the deadline to submit your comments on the Maine Department of Transportation’s Statewide Active Transportation Plan (SATP) draft plan. Take a moment to share your thoughts on shaping Maine’s bicycle and pedestrian future. 

If you missed our webinar on the plan, you can watch it here. Slide deck from the presentation is available here. After a robust stakeholder and public engagement process, the plan makes a strong statement on the importance of active transportation and provides a well-rounded set of recommendations for policies, programs, and infrastructure to improve active transportation in Maine. In our view, the plan could be improved with clear timelines for action, measures for success, and a commitment to increase funding. 

How to review the plan and submit a comment

Thank you for helping make Maine better and safer for biking and walking!
Jean Sideris
Executive Director
Bicycle Coalition of Maine
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Winston Lumpkins

Jan 29, 2023, 5:50:45 PMJan 29
Thanks for sharing! 
Some fellow Bicycle & Pedestrian advocates wrote this Special column to the Press Herald on the plan: 

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