Memphis Bicycle Infrastructure, Education, and Promotion

Organization: City of Memphis, TN

Year: 2013

Amount: $25,000

Status: Project in process

Type: Bike routes/lanes

Address: Memphis, TN

The City of Memphis will use this $25,000 grant to install buffers on new bike lanes and retrofit existing lanes, and improve intersections with color treatements. The goal is to demonstrate the nature and function of protected bike lanes prior to the creation of planned capital construction projects. The grant will also help with the creation and distribution of materials to educate people on the new bike lanes, create a media campaign around the pilot, and develop Public Service Announcements.