10th Annual Bike Summit

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 9, 2023 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm


James Arnold Mansion
427 County St
New Bedford, MA
United States

On Tuesday, May 9 the South Coast Bikeway Alliance’s 10th Annual Bike Summit returns.  Join us from 6 – 8 pm as we gather at the James Arnold Mansion (formerly the Wamsutta Club) at 427 County ST in New Bedford to share news and progress along the South Coast Bikeway. Guest speakers include MassDOT Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator Pete Sutton, MassBike Communications Coordinator, Jes Slavin and SRPEDD Transportation Planners Jon Gray, Andrea Duarte and Sean Hilton. Ride your bicycle to the event or park free in the lot or on the surrounding streets. Check our Facebook page and website for group rides to the Summit. Please let us know you plan to attend by submitting a RSVP.

Arrive at 6 to visit with South Coast Bikeway Alliance Representatives in our member communities from Swansea to Wareham.  Find out what is happening in your community and learn how you can help complete the bikeway. Our speakers session will begin at 6:30 and will include:

Pete Sutton of MassDOT sharing updates on projects along the Route 6 corridor.

SRPEDD Transportation Planners will share their new Trip Generator and aspects of their soon to be released Bike Plan.

Jes Slavin of MassBike will give an overview of the new Massachusetts Vulnerable Road Users Law.