To promote safe & quality bicycling in the southeastern region of the Adirondacks.
Bicycle-friendly communities provide safe bicycle lanes, separate bicycle paths, and bicycle safety signage for commuters and recreational cyclists. The ability to commute to work and enjoy recreational cycling in a safe environment helps to reduce traffic congestion, improve air quality. expands economic development, and reduces health related costs; all of which gives residents improved quality of life and non-residents incentive to visit.
OUR ACTION PLAN
To advance our mission, WCSQBO collaborates with New York State, Warren County, local municipalities, the Adirondack/Glens Falls Transportation Council, bicycling groups, and individuals to support and expand safe bicycling opportunities for all bicyclists.
OUR ANNUAL GOALS
WCSQBO continually strives to achieve the following initiatives:
- To collaborate with government agencies/departments/private businesses to improve and maintain the condition of paved roads, shoulders of roads, and bike paths/lanes for the safety of bicyclists.
- To support the expansion of new and existing multi-use connector paths and mountain biking trails in the southern Adirondack region.
- To promote and encourage the positive health benefits of bicycling and the importance of following safe bicycling practices through the distribution of informational/promotional materials, participation in public events, and media coverage.
- To raise awareness of the variety of bicycling opportunities in our region by working with regional tourism departments and bicycling business and organizations to provide promotional materials and maps for both recreational bicyclists and bicycling commuters.
- To conduct membership and fundraising campaigns to encourage the public to actively participate in, and support our mission.