Bicycle Advisory Committee

Bicycle Advisory Committee

Purpose and Role

The Bicycle Advisory Committee:

  • Advises the Regional Transportation Commission and its member agencies on bicycle related issues
  • Reviews proposed bicycle related policies, programs, projects, plans, funding applications, and legislation
  • Provides input on existing roadway/bikeway conditions affecting cycling
  • Coordinates with local jurisdictions and bicycle related organizations to promote cycling projects and programs

Review the committee description and the by-laws from the RTC Rules and Regulations.


The 11-member committee is comprised of volunteers representing:

  • Each of the five supervisorial districts
  • Each of the four cities
  • Bike to Work, and
  • The Community Traffic Safety Coalition.

Each member has an alternate. Review the roster to see current positions.


The Bicycle Advisory Committee currently meets on the second Monday of every other month from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm generally at the Regional Transportation Commission’s Conference Room at 1101 Pacific Ave. Ste. 250, Santa Cruz. The public is welcome to attend. As a courtesy to those persons affected, please attend the meeting smoke and scent free.

The Regional Transportation Commission does not discriminate on the basis of disability. If you wish to attend a Bicycle Advisory Committee meeting and require special assistance in order to participate, please contact staff at 460-3200 at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting to make arrangements.

Meetings and Agendas
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Join the Bike Committee

If you are interested in becoming a member, fill out an application. All completed applications can be returned by email, mail or fax:

Attn: Tommy Travers
1101 Pacific Avenue Ste. 250
Santa Cruz, CA 95060


RTC Contact

Tommy Travers
Transportation Planner
(831) 460-3200