• City of Delray Beach
    City of Delray Beach

    Bicycle-Pedestrian Master Plan

  • City of Delray Beach
    City of Delray Beach

    Bicycle-Pedestrian Master Plan

Project Purpose

The purpose of this project is to develop a citywide Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan based on a collaborative and inclusive planning process that reflects the needs and desires of the community. An overarching project goal is to integrate bicycle and pedestrian modes as part of the City’s overall mobility strategy. This Master Plan will serve as a blueprint for the City of Delray Beach to create a robust, safe, comfortable, and convenient network of bicycle facilities and sidewalk network throughout the city as well as provide connectivity to regional non-motorized transportation network.

The development of a Master Plan (Plan) is a result of a collaborative, consensus-building process. It will entail significant coordination with City and County elected officials and City Department Heads and Senior Staff, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), the Palm Beach Transportation Planning Authority (TPA), Palm Tran, Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority (DDA), the Delray Chamber of Commerce, other relevant state, regional and local government agencies, residents, business owners, bicycle groups and the public to ensure proper coordination with affected parties. It will reflect the values and needs of the communities it is designed to benefit.

Vision

Integrate bicycle and pedestrian modes as key components of Delray Beach’s overall mobility strategy through a connected, safe, comfortable, and convenient bicycle and pedestrian network for people of all ages and abilities that encourages economic development and recreational activities, promotes healthy lifestyle, enhances quality of life and environmental stewardship.

Announcements

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Project Goals

Convenient

Integrate bicycle and pedestrian facilties with the existing and future transportation and transit network in Delray Beach and the region to foster economic development and improve livability while protecting the environment.

Connected

Develop a citywide interconnected bicycle and pedestrian network that provides viable transportation options for residents and visitors to meet their commute, recreational and other mobility needs.

Safety

Develop a safe bicycle and pedestrian network for people of all ages and abilities.

Comfortable

Develop a comfortable and convenient bicycling and walking environment for people of all ages and abilities.

Collaboration

Collaborate with partner agencies, interest groups and residents to encourage and promote cycling and walking through education and enforcement programs.

Study Area

The study area includes the entire geographic area within the City of Delray.

Schedule

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Interactive Map

You may provide location-specific comment related to bicycle and pedestrian issue(s) or improvement(s) in Delray Beach by using the map below.

There is a blue marker icon that you may drag around to indicate the location you want to provide notes on.  Alternatively, you may enter your address in the address input field to find the address you’re looking for quickly.


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Documents

Documents are forthcoming and will be posted here as soon as they are available.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can call the project hotline at 561-we will use the project hotline number once it is obtained it has been ordered but not received yet email Info@themerchantstrategy.com, or submit a question under “Contact Us” below.

The city is assessing all current facilities and determining the need for additional bicycle and pedestrian improvements based on a comprehensive citywide needs assessment.

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Contact Us

If you would like more information about this project, or to sign up for updates, alerts and/or news, please submit your information in the form below. Please note that by doing so, you will be added to the database for future contact and involvement in the process.


Additionally, you may contact the Project Team directly using the below information.

Brian Ruscher, AICP
Transportation Planner
Development Services
561-243-7040 x 6236
ruscherb@mydelraybeach.com

Gina Carter
Public Information Manager
City of Delray Beach Communications/Media Relations
561-243-7278
CarterG@mydelraybeach.com

Vikas Jain, AICP, GISP
T.Y. Lin International
Consultant Project Manger
954-308-3353
vikas.jain@tylin.com

Sharon Merchant
The Merchant Strategy, Inc.
561-214-0629
Info@themerchantstrategy.com

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