Bicycling makes Washington, DC one of the most livable cities in the country. The District’s population density, interconnected grid of streets, and renowned park system have long contributed to a favorable environment for bicycling.
The Bicycle Master Plan will move the District to the next level, creating an even more bicycle friendly city. This Plan is a guide to establishing high-quality bicycle facilities and programs over the next 10 years. Safe and convenient bicycle transportation is part of a broader initiative to create a sustainable, multi-modal transportation system in the nation’s capital.