• Registration CLOSED for Walkable, Bikeable Delaware

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    Registration for Walkable, Bikeable Delaware on April 26 has closed.  You may place your name on a waiting list in case a cancelation for the event occurs.

    Even if you can’t attend Walkable, Bikeable Delaware on April 26, there is an election coming up in the fall and our elected representatives want – and need – to hear from us.  Democratic government doesn’t work without our participation.  If you would like our help in making your voice heard about the importance of walking and bicycling to state leadership in Dover, please let us know.

    About

    James Wilson is the executive director of Bike Delaware. He is a member of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (by whom he was named the 2014 Professional of the Year, Nonprofit Sector), the Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Delaware Bicycle Council. He serves on the board of directors of Delaware Greenways and as the co-chair of the policy committee of the Advisory Council on Walkability and Pedestrian Awareness. He holds engineering degrees from Yale University and the University of Texas at Austin and is the only registered lobbyist for cycling and walking in Delaware. He helped create, and continues to lead Bike Delaware's participation in, the Walkable Bikeable Delaware campaign. During his tenure as Bike Delaware's executive director, Delaware advanced in the national Bicycle Friendly State rankings for five years in a row, farther and faster than any other state, ever. Delaware is now officially ranked as the #3 Bicycle Friendly State in America.

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