Article 3. California Bicycle Transportation Act - California Streets and Highways Code Section 890.6
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890.6. (a) The department, in cooperation with county and city
governments, shall establish minimum safety design criteria for the
planning and construction of each type of bikeway identified in
Section 890.4 and roadways where bicycle travel is permitted.
(b) The criteria shall include, but not be limited to, the design
speed of the facility, minimum widths and clearances, grade, radius
of curvature, pavement surface, actuation of automatic traffic
control devices, drainage, and general safety, with consideration for
the safety of vulnerable populations, such as children, seniors,
persons with impaired vision, and persons of limited mobility. The
criteria shall be published by January 1, 2016, and updated
biennially, or more often, as needed.
(c) The criteria shall be established in consultation with the
existing advisory committee of the department dedicated to improving
access for persons with disabilities.
Last modified: February 16, 2015