Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee

The Springfield Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) advises City Council and city staff on pedestrian and bicycle plans. The committee was established to provide input on bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure, policies. programs, education, and enforcement. Learn more about BPAC – for Bylaws click here and for Protocols and Ground Rules click here.

To learn more about Springfield’s walking and biking programs, click here to visit Walk Bike Springfield webpage.

News and Events
BPAC meets the second Tuesday of even numbered months as a full committee and during the odd numbered months as sub-committees. Meetings are open to the public. Full committee meeting agendas, materials, and minutes are located at SpringfieldOregonSpeaks.

BPAC Work Plans

Approved 2024 Work Plan
Approved 20232024 Work Plan
Approved 2021-2022 Work Plan – revised April 2022
Approved 2021-2022 Work Plan
Approved 2020 Work Plan
Approved 2019 Work Plan
Approved 2018 Work Plan
Approved 2017 Work Plan
Approved 2016 Work Plan

BPAC End of Year Reports
2023 End of Year Report
2022 End of Year Report
2021 End of Year Report
2020 End of Year Report
2019 End of Year Report
2018 End of Year Report
2017 End of Year Report
2016 End of Year Report

BPAC members by Virginia Avenue sign

BPAC members and staff touring Virginia Avenue as part of the planning efforts for the Virginia-Daisy Bikeway Project.

BPAC Members
Keith Dickey – Voting Member – Chair
Elena Coleman – Voting Member – Vice Chair
Doug Bovee – Voting Member
Kevin Campbell – Voting Member
Patty Brisco – Voting Member
Paul Meltzer – Voting Member
Rachel Glazer – Voting Member
Jenya Kielpinski – Voting Member
Deven Ralke – Voting Member
Michelle Webber – City Council Liaison
Seth Thompson – Planning Commission Liaison
Simon Daws – Willamalane Park & Recreation District Liaison
Jack Blashchishen – Safe Routes to School Liaison
Brad Albee – Eugene Active Transportation Committee Liaison
Peter Simmeth – Eugene Active Transportation Committee Liaison

Letters and Recommendations from BPAC
Bike Parking Upgrade Recommendation
Capital Improvement Program Recommendation
Oregon Community Paths Northeast Critical Links
West D Street
4th and South A Street
Ballot Measure 20-296 – Street Repair Bond
Northbank Path Lighting
Virginia-Daisy Bikeway Project
Mayors’ Challenge