Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC)
About the Committee
The Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) is comprised of local residents, planners, advocacy group representatives, and government staff. Its purpose is to connect with the public and to advise the FAMPO Policy Committee and FAMPO staff on issues related to active transportation, such as walking, biking, and using a wheelchair, as well as skateboarding, e-scooters, hoverboards, and other forms of micro-mobility.
BPAC meetings are always open to the public. During each meeting, there is a designated time for comments from members of the public. We encourage you to participate in BPAC meetings. You may attend in-person or virtually. Committee members must provide advance writen notice of intent to attend virtually. To attend the meeting virtually, join the meeting from your computer, tablet, or smartphone by visiting: https://georgewashingtonregionalcommission-601.my.webex.com/join/FAMPO. For your smartphone or tablet, you may search your app store for Webex Meetings. If you are unable to join by computer, smartphone, or tablet, you can dial in using your phone: 1 (650) 479-3208 Access Code: 2630-410-3125
Next Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting: Thursday, July 13, 2023, at 6:00 pm. The meeting schedule is listed below and on the FAMPO calendar. Three days prior to the meeting, the agenda packet will be available in the section below.
BPAC typically meets bi-monthly on the first Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm in the George Washington Regional Commission (GWRC) building at 406 Princess Anne Street, Fredericksburg 22401. Attendees may park behind the GWRC building in spaces reserved for GWRC staff or on the street as signs permit. Enter the GWRC parking lot from Charles Street, see map.
Join the Committee
If you are interested in joining BPAC, please contact your local jurisdiction by using the phone numbers listed below, or you can complete an application to join BPAC via your jurisdiction’s website.
- At-large member: (540) 642-1235 – Two seats total; 1 open seat
- City of Fredericksburg: (540) 372-1010 – One seat total; Filled
- Spotsylvania County: (540) 507-7010 – One seat total; 1 open seat
- Stafford County: (540) 658-4541 – One seat total; Filled
- Caroline County: (540) 663-5800 – One seat total; 1 open seat
- King George County: (540) 775-9181 – One seat total; 1 open seat
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the American with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the GWRC/FAMPO at 540-373-2890 or firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the meeting. If hearing impaired, telephone 1-800-552-7917 (TTY) or 7-1-1.
Bylaws of the FAMPO Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee – Adopted January 30, 2020/Amended October 1, 2020/ September 1, 2022
- Meeting Agendas and Minutes
- 2050 Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan
- Eco Counter Report
- Interactive Trail Map
- Map of Bike/Ped Counters
January 12, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording
March 2, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording
May 4, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording
July 13, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording This meeting will be held on the 2nd Thursday in July.
September 7, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording
November 2, 2023 – Agenda – Draft Minutes – Minutes – Video Recording
Click here to view FAMPO’s 2050 Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan.
Click here to view a Google map showing a collection of local trails. When you click on a trail icon, you’ll will be provided with more information on each trail.
BPAC Committee Members
Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR)
Adam Lynch, Chair
River Steward, Fredericksburg & Stafford
Matthew Lehane, Vice-Chair
City of Fredericksburg
- Jamie Jackson
King George County
Director of Parks & Recreation
Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
- Cassie Lord (alternate)
Potomac & Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC)
Vanpool Alliance Program Manager
National Park Service (NPS)
disAbility Resource Center (DRC)
Deborah Lately (Alternate)
Director of Advocacy
Fredericksburg Trails Alliance (FredTrails)
- Lynn Faust
- Rob Maple (Alternate)
Potomac Heritage Trail Association (PHTA)
Friends of the Dahlgren Railroad Heritage Trail (DRHT)
Fredericksburg Cyclist Club (FCC)
John Summer (Alternate)
Greg Goldstein, Stafford County
Aaron Frank, City of Fredericksburg
TBD, Caroline County
TBD, Spotsylvania County
TBD, King George County
Kevin Brown, At-Large
Clay Murray, At-Large