Advancing Bicycling Through Federal Policy: What You Need to Know

Caron Whitaker is a well-known bike advocate and policy expert, currently serving as the Deputy Director at the League of American Bicyclists. She has dedicated her career to advancing bicycling as a viable and safe mode of transportation and promoting policies that support and encourage active transportation.

In her session, Caron will focus on advancing bicycling through federal policy, exploring the various ways in which federal policies impact bicycling infrastructure and transportation options. She will also discuss the recent federal transportation bill and its potential impact on biking and active transportation.

Attendees can expect to learn about the current state of federal bike policy, as well as ways in which they can advocate for more bike-friendly policies at the federal level. This session will be a must-see for anyone interested in promoting active transportation and building bike-friendly communities. With Caron’s extensive experience and knowledge, attendees are sure to walk away with valuable insights and actionable ideas for promoting bike-friendly policies in their own communities.