Active transportation is any self-propelled, human-powered mode of transportation, such as walking, bicycling, or even skateboarding. These modes of transportation promote physical activity and reduce air pollution, while encouraging residents to connect with their surroundings and become less reliant on cars.
Increasing bicycle and pedestrian mobility throughout San Joaquin County
Improving bicycle, pedestrian, and school access safety
Increasing education and awareness of bicycling and walking in San Joaquin County
Addressing congestion near schools and on the Regional Congestion Management Program Network
Additionally, the plan identifies bikeways and pedestrian projects of regional significance and includes an implementation and funding strategy to help agencies involved in the implementation of the plan.
In order to support the priorities identified in the plan, SJCOG is responsible for administering, federal, state, and local funds to implement active transportation projects throughout the region. Learn more about funding for active transportation projects in San Joaquin County: