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Active Transportation

Active Transportation Committee



The Active Transportation Committee is working to create a City of Traverse City Active Transportation Plan. The mission and vision/purpose of the plan is as follows:

A community designed for healthy, active living that provides and promotes safe, inviting, efficient and inclusive access to public and private attractions regardless of age, physical ability, or choice of transportation.


  • A complete, well maintained, active transportation network that young_tart_rider_cropped2.jpgencourages a healthy mix of transportation choices that support community goals for environmental protection, social cohesion, and self-reliance.
  • A land use strategy that encourages a variety of neighborhood businesses, schools, and parks within a 15 minute walk.

View interactive online map showing existing and proposed active transportation infrastructure (link)


Active Transportation public input survey results


MDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Terminology 

This page last updated on 2/28/2014.