Active transportation refers to any form of human powered transportation such as:
Active transportation planning helps to:
Provide Travel Options Relieve Traffic Congestion
Reduce Air Pollution and Fuel Consumption
Promote Physical Activity and Health
Improve Quality of Life
Active Transportation Resources
There are a number of local resources to guide active transportation around the Pierce County. Our Bicycling Resources page includes the Pierce County Bike Map. The map shows trails and other facilities to help cyclists choose their route. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department makes a walking guide of popular routes in the County.
The Pierce County Comprehensive Plan promotes the development of a connected active transportation system. It also highlights programs and resources to encourage and enable active transportation modes.
Pacific Avenue SR-7 Corridor Consolidated Capital Improvement Plan