Active Transportation

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 encourages 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 the interactive online map showing existing and proposed active transportation infrastructure here.

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Active Transportation Public Input Survey Results


MDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Terminology