Houston Bike Plan
Client: Harris County and the City of Houston
Services: Program Management for development, design, and construction of Precinct 1 bike lanes
Location: Harris County/Houston
Completion Date: Est. December 2019
20+ Miles Completed April 2019
Funding Partners Include:
Harris County Precinct 1
Harris County Precinct 2
Community Partners: BikeHouston, Houston Parks Board, H-GAC, FTA, FHWA, and TxDOT
The Houston Bike Plan was adopted by City Council in 2017, with a stated vision to make a safer, more accessible, gold level bike-friendly City by 2027. The Plan aims to improve safety, increase access, and develop and maintain bicycle facilities throughout Houston.
Jones|Carter is providing program management of the Houston Bike Plan. This includes project management and administration as well as design. Additionally, J|C is providing services associated with the administration of funding including status reporting, financial reconciliation, and coordination between Harris County, City of Houston, Texas Department of Transportation, METRO and Harris County Toll Road Authority.
The team completed the design of 20+ miles of bike lane by the April 16, 2019 deadline. The projects are currently under construction and are expected to be complete by December 2019. The $10M funding provided program management, design, and construction.