Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC)

BPAC meeting in 2023 with BPAC members watching a presentation in the FAMPO conference room.

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: 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, November 2, 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
  • City of Fredericksburg:  (540) 372-1010 –  One seat total;
  • Spotsylvania County:  (540) 507-7010 – One seat total
  • Stafford County:  (540) 658-4541 – One seat total
  • Caroline County:  (540) 663-5800 – One seat total
  • King George County:  (540) 775-9181 – One seat total

Participation Assistance

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 prior to the meeting. If hearing impaired, telephone 1-800-552-7917 (TTY) or 7-1-1.

BPAC Bylaws

Bylaws of the FAMPO Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee – Adopted January 30, 2020/Amended October 1, 2020/ September 1, 2022




January 12, 2023 – AgendaDraft MinutesMinutesVideo Recording

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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

Stafford County
  • Matthew Lehane, Vice-Chair
    Transportation Planner

Spotsylvania County
  • Jacob Pastwik
    Long Range Transportation Manager

City of Fredericksburg
  • Jamie Jackson
    Director of Public Transit
King George County
  • Chris Clarke
    Director of Parks & Recreation

Caroline County
  • Craig Pennington

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
  • Linda LaSut
    Assistant Planning Manager

  • Cassy Lord (alternate)

Potomac & Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC)
  • Ben Matters
    Vanpool Alliance Program Manager

National Park Service (NPS)
  • Chris Collins
    Acting Superintendent

  • Leigh Anderson
    Assistant Director

disAbility Resource Center (DRC)
  • Debra Fults
    Executive Director

  • Deborah Lately (Alternate)
    Director of Advocacy

Fredericksburg Trails Alliance (FredTrails)
  • Lynn Faust
  • Rob Maple (Alternate) 
Potomac Heritage Trail Association (PHTA)
  • Jim Lynch

Friends of the Dahlgren Railroad Heritage Trail (DRHT)
  • Jim Lynch

Fredericksburg Cyclist Club (FCC)
  • Joe Bonds

  • John Summer (Alternate)

Citizen Representatives
  • Greg Goldstein, Stafford County

  • Aaron Frank, City of Fredericksburg

  • Vacant, Caroline County

  • Vacant, Spotsylvania County

  • Vacant, King George County

  • Kevin Brown, At-Large

  • Clay Murray, At-Large