bike plan

Sarah Kovash / 90.5 WESA

The city of Pittsburgh has released a roadmap to make the city more friendly to bikes and other light modes of transportation. The proposed Pittsburgh Bike (+) Master Plan has been in the works for five years.

Margaret Sun / 90.5 WESA

At the time when many of Pittsburgh’s streets were built, top travel speed was dictated by horses, and later, a trolley car at full tilt. 

Margaret J. Krauss / 90.5 WESA

It’s called a "neighborway," fitting for a city famous for Fred Rogers and his neighborhood.

Sarah Kovash / 90.5 WESA

After nearly three years of work, Pittsburgh’s Department of Mobility and Infrastructure will present a draft of a new bike plan this fall. The work is part of a wider effort to rethink city streets.

Margaret J. Krauss / 90.5 WESA

The number of people who bike in Pittsburgh continues to grow. The aim of the city’s bike plan is to ensure the infrastructure grows, too, but with high levels of public input.