Lafayette Bicycle & Pedestrian Citizen Advisory Committee

Wednesday, Jun 19

06:00 PM to 07:30 PM

The Lafayette Bike and Pedestrian Citizen Advisory Committee (BPCAC) was establish by ordinance in June 2017 as a recommendation of both the Bike and Pedestrian Master Plan and the Bike Walk Greater Lafayette Bike and Pedestrian Safety Plan.

Duties of the committee include serving as a citizen’s forum for discussion and recommendation of improvements to existing facilities and planning of new projects concerning the needs of and safe access for cyclists, pedestrians, and runners.

For more information contact: http://www.lafayette.in.gov/2343/Bike-Pedestrian-Advisory-Committee

Bike/Walk News

West Lafayette Now a Bicycle Friendly Community!

Nov 25, 2019

As of November 21st, the League of American Bicyclists has designated the City of West Lafayette as a Bicycle Friendly Community at the Bronze level. Thank you to everybody who took the survey and let the city know how to keep moving towards a bicycle friendly future!

Community

Lafayette is located at 40°24′38″N 86°52′29″W (40.410585, -86.874681)[16] and lies in Fairfield and Wea Townships. Elevation at the court house is 550 feet (168 m), but city elevations range from a little over 500 feet (150 m) at the Wabash River to approximately 700 feet (210 m) in the areas of Murdock Park and Columbian Park.

According to the 2010 census, Lafayette has a total area of 27.74 square miles (71.85 km2), all land.

Source: Wikipedia