Bicycle Board

Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 1st Thursday of the month
  • Public Safety Building
    300 Spruce St.
    Morgantown, WV 26505

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Voting Members

Name
Position
Drew Gatlin
Chair, 4th Ward
Chip Wamsley
Vice Chair, Greater Morgantown
Brian Leary Secretary, 2nd Ward
Frank Gmeindl
6th Ward
Marilyn Newcome
7th Ward
Jonathan Rosenbaum 7th Ward
Harry Grandon Greater Morgantown
Jonathan Nellis Greater Morgantown
Bridget O’Meara
Greater Morgantown
Jing Zhang Greater Morgantown
Vacant
1st Ward
Vacant
3rd Ward
Vacant
4th Ward
Vacant
5th Ward
Vacant
West Virginia University Student Representative
Vacant K-12 Representative

Ex-Officio

Name
Department
Christiaan Abildso
Morgantown Pedestrian Safety Board
David Bruffy
Mountain Line Transit Authority
Traci Knabenshue
West Virginia University Office of Sustainability
Captain Matt McCabe
Morgantown Police Department
Barry Wendell
City Council
Ryan Simonton
City Attorney
Alexandra Stockdale
City Engineering
Jing Zhang
Metropolitan Planning Office
Vacant
BOPARC Representative
Vacant
WVU Department of Transportation Representative

Bicycling Around Town


All Morgantown residents can enjoy bicycling safely and fearlessly anywhere, anytime, for any reason. Morgantown residents choose to ride bicycles for transportation as well as recreation. Our state and our nation recognize Morgantown for the benefits of bicycling to our health, our environment, our economy and our quality of life.

About the Board


As a committee of the Traffic Commission, the purpose of the Bicycle Board is to:
  • Work to make Morgantown a Bicycle Friendly Community as defined by the League of American Bicyclists so as to reduce traffic demands, afford better air quality, and improve public health
  • Make recommendations for improving signage, safety, capacity and facilities for bicycles on streets, trails or other land design or use which supports cycling
  • Advocate for the provision of bicycle travel opportunities to and from locations such as residential, employment, commercial, education, recreation and transit centers
  • Promote the development of safe bicycle routes to schools
  • Encourage use and enjoyment of bicycling and bicycle safety education in Morgantown