The Planning Department has gained additional staff and will be able to dedicate more resources to bicycle, pedestrian, and trail projects, William Hanson, chair of the Framingham Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee, reports. Planner Lily Pollans will attend the committee's next meeting, July 11, 7:30 pm at Town Hall, to discuss current projects and goals for improving Framingham's accommodation of cyclists and pedestrians.
He also notes that Moving Together 2006, the statewide bicycle and pedestrian conference, will be held on October 18, 2006 at the Marriott Boston Courtyard Hotel. For registration information, see the UMASS Baystate Roads Web site. To get on the pre-conference e-mail list, send your e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org.