01/10/09

Minneapolis City Councilmember Robert Lilligren Takes Minneapolis Voices to Washington, D.C.Minneapolis City Councilmember Robert Lilligren Takes Minneapolis Voices to Washington, D.C.

The Bike Walk Twin Cities partner organizations (Federal Highway Administration, Volpe National Transportation Systems Center at U.S. DOT, Rails to Trails Conservancy, Centers for Disease Control) and all partner communities (Columbia, MO; Marin Co, CA; Minneapoils, MN; Sheboygan Co, WI;) conducted a full-day workshop at the annual meeting of the Transportation Research Board. The event featured a roster of bike/ped luminaries from across the country and around the world as speakers and participants. Among the presenters: Robert Lilligren, Minneapolis City Councilmember and Co-chair of the BWTC Bike/Walk Advisory Committee. Barb Thoman and Tony Hull from Bike Walk Twin Cities also presented and moderated sessions.