About Us

The Bicycle and Pedestrian Section is located within the Minneapolis Public Works Department. Its primary role is to implement the Bicycle Master Plan and Pedestrian Master Plan and manage projects that improve the safety of bicyclists and pedestrians in Minneapolis.

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Section

Matthew Dyrdahl, Bicycle & Pedestrian Coordinator

612-673-3642 or matthew.dyrdahl@minneapolismn.gov

Simon Blenski, Bicycle Planner

612-673-5012 or simon.blenski@minneapolismn.gov

Mackenzie Turner Bargen, Pedestrian Planner

612-673-5011 or mackenzie.turner@minneapolismn.gov

Forrest Hardy, Safe Routes for Youth & Seniors Planner

612-673-5951 or forrest.hardy@minneapolismn.gov

Paul Cao, Bike Rack Cost Share Program Manager

612-673-2943 or  paul.cao@minneapolismn.gov,

Last updated Mar 31, 2015