City of Fairmont Bicycle/Pedestrian Transportation Plan

City of Fairmont Bicycle/Pedestrian Transportation Plan

Location

Fairmont , West Virginia

Organization

Health Research Center at West Virginia University, Main Street Fairmont

The Health Research Center (HRC) at West Virginia University, along with Main Street Fairmont, is conducting a health impact assessment (HIA) of a comprehensive bicycle and pedestrian plan for downtown Fairmont, West Virginia. The HIA will explore how bike lanes and other pedestrian improvements, as well as increased connectivity to parks, schools, and points of interest can affect health. Locust Avenue, Fairmont Road, and Country Club Road were identified as priority streets at a community meeting.

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At A Glance
  • Status Complete
  • Completion Date 2014
  • Decision-Level Local
  • Sector Transportation
  • Organization Type Educational Institution