Bicycle Committee

Bikes at Broadway and Hampshire

About the Bicycle Committee

The Cambridge Bicycle Committee, established by City Council in 1991, works to improve conditions for bicyclists in the City of Cambridge and promote bicycling as a means of transportation. Activities of the Committee include:

  • Reviewing City plans for road construction;
  • Commenting on pending bicycle-related ordinances;
  • Organizing and participating in public events;
  • Creating materials to encourage bicycling in the city, and
  • Working with other bicycling organizations at the local, state, and national level.

Committee Membership

The committee is made up of community members who take an active interest in bicycling issues in Cambridge, as well as City staff from the Community Development Department, the Department of Traffic, Parking, and Transportation, the Police Department, and the Department of Public Works.

Current members:

  • Jonathan Adams, Chair
  • Michael Proscia, Vice-Chair
  • Brenda Pike, Secretary
  • Ari Ofsevit, Secretary
  • Viola Augustin
  • John Goodman
  • Catharine Hornby
  • Katherine Howitt
  • Tom Meek
  • Megan Ramey
  • Ingrid Schorr
  • Randy Stern
  • Peter Stokes
  • Andrea Williams

2013 Meeting Dates, Agendas and Meeting Minutes

The Cambridge Bicycle Committee meets regularly, usually on the second Wednesday of the month. Meetings generally take place at the City Hall Annex at 344 Broadway. Bicycle Committee meetings are open to the public, and non-members are welcome to attend.

Bicycle Committee meetings are listed in the citywide Calendar of Events.

Date Agenda Minutes
January 8, 2014 Agenda Minutes
February 12, 2014 Agenda Minutes
March 12, 2014 Agenda Minutes
April 9, 2014 Agenda Minutes
May 14, 2014 Agenda Minutes
June 11, 2014 Agenda Minutes
July 9, 2014 Informal Meeting - no Agenda Informal Meeting - no Minutes
August 13, 2014 Agenda Minutes
September 10, 2014 Agenda Minutes
October 8, 2014 Agenda Minutes
November 12, 2014 Agenda
December 10, 2014

View Bicycle Committee older agendas and minutes.

Cambridge Bicycle Reports

This e-report is intended to provide important information about upcoming meetings and events as well as items of general interest to bicycling and/or Cambridge. If you would like to be on a mailing list to receive these e-reports directly please send your name, snail mail address and email to: cbikeannounce@gmail.com.

Committee Rides and Events

Members of the Bicycle Committee also maintain a separate volunteer-run web site documenting the bi-annual Bicycle Committee Rides. To view this page, please click here

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For More Information

For more information about the Bicycle Committee, please contact Cara Seiderman at 617/349-4629 or  cseiderman@cambridgema.gov.