ADOT Bicycling and Pedestrian Notifications

If you are interested in receiving notifications about ADOT projects that impact bicycling and walking in your area in Arizona, you can subscribe here – After subscribing, you can adjust which regions you will be notified by clicking on “subscriber preferences” Note that the notifications only apply to roads maintained by ADOT, the state […]

You Can Help Improve Your Communities Bicycle Network

A number of Arizona communities recently passed initiatives to expand transportation infrastructure including improving bicycle facilities. In addition, there is proposed federal legislation that would make additional moneys available for expanding active transportation networks. This poses the question, what can you as an individual do to improving bicycle facilities in your community? The first recommendation […]

Your Opportunity to Comment On the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices

The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) is up for review and comments are being accepted through May 14, 2021.

The need for better law enforcement training

Destination positioning is a central and foundational concept of bicycle traffic safety. Moving away from the far right is at times not just legal and not just safer for a bicyclist, but is at the same time courteous to drivers behind. While most law enforcement officers know the rules and do the right thing, there […]

South Mountain Freeway Shared Use Path

— Path OPENED 10/30/2020 — The South Mountain Freeway, the last and final portion of loop SR202, was constructed atop what was Pecos Road, in the Ahwatukee area of the city of Phoenix. Although some form of path was seemingly promised as long ago as 2010, that was all seemingly forgotten by 2015 when preparations […]

Shoulder access to South Mountain Freeway

ADOT recently completed and opened the South Mountain Freeway in late 2019; which was heralded — rightly so — as a great accomplishment that will provide a much needed connection between the communities of Ahwatukee and Laveen, or more broadly a direct connection between South East and West Valley, bringing for example enhanced employment opportunities. […]

Coalition of Arizona Bicyclist’s Annual member’s meeting 10/20/2020

This year, the annual business meeting will be held via tele-conference. A business meeting and election of open board of directors seats will be held. Tuesday, October 20 , 2020 at 6:30PM Arizona Time. Members in good standing who wish to attend/listen/vote please contact no later than 10/13 to obtain the phone in details. […]

ADOT MGT 02-1 Bicycle Policy — removed

ADOT’s MGT 02-1 Bicycle Policy was removed (also referred to as “sunsetted” elsewhere) sometime in 2017. Below documents what we know about why it was removed.

Arizona Bicycling Summit 2020 — Postponed

EVENT POSTPONED — Please bear with us while we make arrangements…

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