358 - Shift into Gear: Considerations for Biking in Your Community

Thursday, September 28
11:30 AM–12:45 PM

Location: Room 221

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Advocacy
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

This session will highlight biking benefits for individuals and communities so that park and recreation professionals, as well as other various stakeholders, can utilize the resources to champion their biking efforts. This session aims to help inspire communities across the nation about the value of biking while offering information on how to advocate and design programs related to biking, considerations when building connectivity within the area, as well as a variety of case studies.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
List at least 3 benefits of biking in your community.
Explain the different programs to promote bike-friendly communities.
Summarize case studies related to biking in communities across the United States.