Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory Committee

Meetings


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • The 3rd Wednesday of every month* 
  • Meetings take place at the Garden Level Conference Room, Civic Center Building, 322 North Commercial Street in Bellingham
  • *Due to Thanksgiving holiday, the November meeting will be held on Tuesday, 11/27/18.

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members


The Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory Committee has 11 members:
  • Eileen Kadesh, Chair
  • Susan Adamson-Towner
  • Sunny Beaver
  • Annie Honrath
  • Gary Malick
  • Alan McConchie
  • Raymond Owings
  • Matthew Paskus
  • Daniel Tepper
  • 2 vacant positions

Specifications


The Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory Committee members must be residents of Whatcom County who have an interest in promoting the use of bicycle/pedestrian travel for transportation and recreation.

Term Limit


  • 2 consecutive full terms

Term Length


  • 4 years

History


The Whatcom County Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) was created by Whatcom County Executive Pete Kremen in 2001, and was approved by the County Council through Ordinance 2001-013 to fulfill the purpose set for the Committee.

Purpose


The purpose of the Bicycle / Pedestrian Advisory Committee is to assist the county in the planning, funding, development and implementation of facilities and programs that will result in the increased safety and use of bicycle and pedestrian travel as a significant and beneficial mode of transportation and recreation.

Authority