Active Transportation Advisory Committee
The Active Transportation Advisory Committee provides ongoing input on the implementation of active transportation initiatives in the community.
The Active Transportation Advisory Committee has one vacancy and recruitment is underway to fill this position. Please use the online form [PDF - 555 KB] or come into City Hall, Legislative Services, to fill out an application. For questions, please email email@example.com or phone Legislative Services at 250.361.0571.
The purpose of the Active Transportation Advisory Committee is to provide advice and recommendations to Victoria City Council and staff on:
Strategies for promoting the mode shift to active transportation;
Proposed transportation expenditures as part the Financial Planning process, including roads, cycling and pedestrian infrastructure, traffic calming initiatives, and bus shelters;
Transportation issues and priorities identified through the Local Area / Neighbourhood Planning Process;
Crosswalk prioritization and implementation;
Implementation of the Biketoria initiative and Cycling Master Plan;
Implementation of the Pedestrian Master Plan;
Transit issues, priorities and projects within City of Victoria jurisdiction;
Neighbourhood “place-making” initiatives with active-transportation impacts;
Additional active transportation issues as identified by Council, staff and committee members.
More information on the committee is included in the Terms of Reference for the Committee [PDF - 34 KB].
The Committee consists of up to 12 members of the public appointed by Council. Members are assigned to two year terms. The composition of the committee will be as follows:
Three (3) members with expertise on cycling mobility;
Three (3) members with expertise on pedestrian mobility, including one member with specific expertise on seniors’ mobility;
Three members with expertise or lived experience on physical accessibility issues;
One member with expertise on transit issues;
Up to two additional members.
Two Council members will be appointed to serve as non-voting liaisons to the committee.
Members of the Active Transportation Advisory Committee, appointed by Council for term starting January, 2017:
- Luke Hill (Chair)
- Cindy Marven
- Holland Elizabeth Gidney
- Glenys Verhulst
- Britta Gundersen-Bryden
- Sierra Brown
- Eric Nicholls
- Tom Berkhout (Alternate Chair)
- Eric Doherty
- Deborha Baker
Most Recent Agenda
- Next Mtg is October 24th
- June 2017 [PDF - 60 KB]
- May 2017 [PDF - 75 KB]
- April 2017 [PDF - 65 KB]
- March 2017 [PDF - 66 KB]
- February 2017 [PDF - 57 KB]
- January 2017 [PDF - 45 KB]
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