Walk and Wheel Bike Corrals

A component of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan includes the installation of Walk and Wheel Bike Corrals along the corridor to encourage and enhance ease of biking to Old Town.

In October 2019 a demonstration corral was installed so that Lafayette residents and Old Town visitors could see an example of a bike corral and provide input.

Please take a moment to take the survey below.

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan project background
The purpose of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan is to:

  • Address aging infrastructure/traffic signals in the Public Road corridor that need to be removed, replaced, or upgraded
  • Facilitate safe travel and access by people using all modes of transportation – walking, biking, accessing transit, and driving
  • Accommodate the existing land uses in the corridor while keeping in mind the future land use changes that are anticipated in the LURA Downtown Plan

The corridor plan will build on the goals outlined in the LURA Downtown Plan and will include opportunities to enhance the experience for people walking, biking, accessing transit, and parking in the corridors.

A portion of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan includes enhancing accessibility of Public Road.
As part of the process, residents and business owners who participated on the Friends of Public Road Working Group (FPRWG) developed the following vision and goals;

Vision statement
Public Road is an inviting place that is safe and accessible to everyone.

Corridor plan goal #1
Update the infrastructure to meet the changing needs in downtown.

Corridor plan goal #2
Maintain a family-friendly and business supportive walking environment.

A component of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan includes the installation of Walk and Wheel Bike Corrals along the corridor to encourage and enhance ease of biking to Old Town.

In October 2019 a demonstration corral was installed so that Lafayette residents and Old Town visitors could see an example of a bike corral and provide input.

Please take a moment to take the survey below.

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan project background
The purpose of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan is to:

  • Address aging infrastructure/traffic signals in the Public Road corridor that need to be removed, replaced, or upgraded
  • Facilitate safe travel and access by people using all modes of transportation – walking, biking, accessing transit, and driving
  • Accommodate the existing land uses in the corridor while keeping in mind the future land use changes that are anticipated in the LURA Downtown Plan

The corridor plan will build on the goals outlined in the LURA Downtown Plan and will include opportunities to enhance the experience for people walking, biking, accessing transit, and parking in the corridors.

A portion of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan includes enhancing accessibility of Public Road.
As part of the process, residents and business owners who participated on the Friends of Public Road Working Group (FPRWG) developed the following vision and goals;

Vision statement
Public Road is an inviting place that is safe and accessible to everyone.

Corridor plan goal #1
Update the infrastructure to meet the changing needs in downtown.

Corridor plan goal #2
Maintain a family-friendly and business supportive walking environment.