Connected Communities

Pedestrian and Bicycle Infrastructure

Creating safe alternatives to cars is a “Smart City” initiative that benefits all residents. When more people use pedestrian trails, bicycle greenways, ride shares, or drive electric cars, it reduces the City’s carbon footprint and eases traffic congestion. 

  1. Sharrows
  2. Wee
  3. Waterworks Park
  4. Bike Friendly Community Award
  5. Replacing Single Space Meters With Kiosks

Group of BicyclistsWith a $20,000 grant from the Downtown Annapolis Partnership, the Department of Public Works was able to mark downtown roads with “sharrows” or road paintings that indicate that cars and bicycles should share the roadway. These enhance safety for both bicyclists and drivers.