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MassDOT is updating the statewide Bicycle Transportation Plan. Help us create safe, comfortable, and convenient bike networks to advance bicycling for everyday travel. Here’s how you can help:

 Take the survey

Draw on the map 

Partner with us

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Where do you want to bike? What prevents you from riding today? Tell us at bit.ly/MABikePlan-Engage

What are the barriers to biking in your community? Which streets need improvement? Show us at bit.ly/MAWikiMap

Know of an event or audience with an interest in biking? Download the partner toolkit and help us collect more public input.


Follow #MABikePlan in Person or Online

MassDOT is promoting the Bike Plan at Open Streets events this summer. Come join the fun, try out a separated bike lane, and give us your input on biking in the Commonwealth. We’ll be at the following events:

Follow MassDOT on social media to stay up to date on Bike Plan progress:


Plan Vision

Massachusetts’ integrated and multimodal transportation system will provide a safe, comfortable, and well-connected bicycle network that will increase access for both transportation and recreational purposes. The Bike Plan will advance bicycling statewide for everyday travel—particularly for short trips of three miles or less—to the broadest base of users and free of geographic inequities.


Plan Goals

  • Engage the public with creative and diverse strategies
  • Understand current and projected trends
  • Make the case for bicycling
  • Identify and prioritize network gaps
  • Improve bicycle infrastructure implementation

2008 Bicycle Plan

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The 2008 Massachusetts Bicycle Plan envisions the Commonwealth as a leading State in bicycle transportation with a system that better balances transportation modes and provides infrastructure networks to increase the number of bicyclists. For more information, view or download the complete Bicycle Plan.
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