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Bicycle Advisory Committee

The Bicycle Advisory Committee advises the Mayor, City Council, and Park Board on the following bicycling related issues; helps advance the state of bicycle infrastructure; encourages more people to bike; educates the public; works towards more compliance with traffic laws; helps the City and Park Board make bicycle plans; works to increase equity between bicyclist and other modes of transportation; reviews and suggests legislative and policy changes; recommends priorities for the use of public funds on bicycle projects; helps ensure Minneapolis keeps and improves its status as a bicycle friendly community; serves as a liaison between Minneapolis communities and the City and Park Board; and coordinates between different agencies that interact with bicyclists.

Established Date:
Feb 3, 1990
Membership Details
No. of Seats:
29
Positions Occupied:
28
Vacant Positions:
1
Membership Description:
Committee membership includes a representative from each City Council ward and four at large members, representing the following perspectives: bike-related business, bike-related nonprofit, and bike-related advocacy. 
Term Limit:
NA
Attendance Taken:
Three unexcused absences from regular meetings during a calendar year may result in a termination of membership.
Compensation:
None
Selection Procedure:
Members are appointed using the City’s open appointments process.
Appointing Cycle:
Spring
Members
Seat # Name Term Start Term End Appointing Authority Membership Requirements
1 Dan Miller Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 1
2 Philipp Muessig Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 2
3 Joey Senkyr Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 3
4 Martha Grimes Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 4
5 Georgianna Yantos Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 5
6 Matthew Hendricks Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 6
7 Deanna Newman Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 7
8 Aaron Shaffer Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 8
9 Elissa Schufman Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 9
10 Vacant Apply Now Jun 1, 2018 May 31, 2020 Council Ward 10
11 Maya Sheikh Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 11
12 Brianne Whitcraft Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 12
13 Samuel Ferg Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Ward 13
14 Robin Garwood Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Council Council Designee
15 Abdi Salah Apply Now Jun 1, 2018 May 31, 2020 Mayor Mayor Designee
16 Matthew Dyrdahl Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Director of Public Works Designee
17 Heather Gillich Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Health Commissioner Designee
18 Wes Durham Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other CPED Director Designee
19 Daniel Boody Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Police Department Designee
20 Jennifer Bordon Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Minneapolis Public School Representative
21 Arman Rajaeian Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Metro Transit Representative
22 Steve Elmer Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Metropolitan Council Representative
23 John Barobs Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2023 Other Downtown Transportation Management Organization Representative
24 Jesse Thornsen Apply Now Jun 1, 2018 May 31, 2020 Other MNDOT Representative
25 Jamie Neldner Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other Minneapolis Park & Recreation Representative
26 Janice Gepner Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other MPRB-selected member of bicycling community
27 Kadence Hampton Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other MPRB-selected member of bicycling community
28 Kyle Larson Apply Now Jun 1, 2020 May 31, 2022 Other MPRB-selected member of bicycling community
29 Jordan Kocak Apply Now Jun 1, 2018 May 31, 2020 Other Hennepin County Representative
Meeting Schedule:
Monthly meeting; may meet more frequently as needed.
Location:
Room 333, City Hall
Address:
350 S. 5th St., Minneapolis, MN 55415
Legislative Details
Enabling Legislation:
This link open a new window Resolution 2019R-191
By Laws:
This link open a new window Bicycle Advisory Committee Bylaws
Enabling Legislation Revised Date:
Jun 21, 2019
Contact Information
Department:
Public Works Department
Phone:
{{'6126733642' | telePhone}}
Subcommittees
Subcommittee Name Description Meetings Calendar
Bicycle Advisory Committee 5E Subcommittee The BAC 5E Subcommittee focuses on bicycling issues related to education, equity, enforcement, evaluation and encouragement in Minneapolis. The subcommittee meets once a month and makes recommendations that are considered by the full Bicycle Advisory Committee. View Agendas & Minutes View Meeting Calendar
Bicycle Advisory Committee Engineering Subcommittee The BAC Engineering Subcommittee reviews and advises on capital projects within Minneapolis that are related to bicycle infrastructure. The subcommittee meets once a month and makes recommendations that are considered by the full Bicycle Advisory Committee. View Agendas & Minutes View Meeting Calendar