Case Study No. 24: Current Planning Guidelines and Design Standards Being Used by State and Local Agencies for Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities

National Bicycling and Walking Study

Federal Highway Administration

To assist States and localities in obtaining current, state-of-the-art information on bicycle and pedestrian facility design, this case study report presents a compilation of the best practices in use across the country.

The report focuses on current national standards and how State and local agencies are exceeding these standards. It examines how successful program have become successful, and what mechanisms local and Atate agencies have put in place to enforce adopted transportation guidelines and standards.

This report is one of twenty-four reports in the National Bicycling and Walking Study series.

Filed in: Engineering, Plans and Policies

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