Philadelphia Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2012

  • Date Enacted: Apr 1, 2012


Beyond recommendations for improvements to the walking and bicycling networks, the Plan presents a framework for pedestrian and bicycle planning, development and maintenance that includes: 

  • A street classification system with design standards for sidewalks, which reflects the interplay between roadway function, pedestrian activity, and adjacent land use
  • A set of policies and programs to enhance pedestrian and bicycle facilities and to support walking and bicycling through improved maintenance, monitoring, enforcement, encouragement, and safety education
  • Strategies for implementing bicycle and pedestrian network recommendations

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