Executive Director of the Texas Bicycle Coalition Robin Stallings and Local Outreach Coordinators Joyce Cunningham and Fernando Martinez recently met with Amarillo Mayor Debra McCartt.
During the meeting Mayor McCartt shared with the TBC staff her vision for a bicycle-friendly city. Mayor McCartt’s vision is already showing signs of progress with Phase I of the Hike and Bike Master Plan nearly completed. Included in Phase I are new bike lanes for elementary schools. Ideas as to how the lanes should be introduced were discussed with the mayor.
Currently in the planning phase is a “Bike with the Mayor” event which will introduce the Bike Texas Safe Routes to School Program. Rod Schroeder, Superintendent for
Texas Bicycle Coalition wishes to extend our gratitude and appreciation to all involved for their cooperation in helping the