Bike lane task force

The bike lane task force charge is to research and develop ways to do the following:

  • Educate motorists on appropriate, safe behaviors with regard to sharing the roadway
  • Educate the public on the advantages of bicycling: cleaner air, conservation of energy, and reduction of traffic
  • Enforce traffic laws as they apply to bicyclists and bike lanes
  • Improve bike lanes, roads, signage, and maintenance


  • Councilmember Chuck Ellinger II, Chair
  • Councilmember Jennifer Reynolds
  • Sandra Broadus, Alternative Transportation Manager, University of Kentucky
  • Howard Florence, Bike Patrol Officer, Lexington Police Department (Retired)
  • Gary Means, Executive Director, Lexington Parking Authority
  • Jason Orth, Bike Patrol Officer, Lexington Police Department
  • Christopher Schnelle, Traffic Enforcement, Lexington Police Department
  • Shane Tedder, Sustainability Coordinator, University of Kentucky
  • Scott Thompson, Bike & Pedestrian Coordinator, Division of Planning