Active Transportation

WHAT IS ACTIVE TRANSPORTATION?

Active transportation is travel powered by human energy, including walking, biking, or rolling (rollerblading, riding a push scooter, skateboarding, or in a wheelchair). Active transportation as a great way to travel not only for recreational purposes, but also for day-to-day transportation needs. 

Active transportation can provide many benefits to both individuals and the community and has been shown to:

1. Enhance the physical and mental health of individuals;

2. Provide additional mobility options for getting around independently;

3. Improve the neighborhood livability and community quality of life;

4. Lower the transportation costs for individuals, families, and communities; and

5. Help the community do it’s part in addressing a number of state and regional environmental challenges related to air, energy, noise, and water pollution.

Town-wide Bicycle Master Plan

We want to hear your ideas!

The Town invites you to share your experiences and suggestions for how to enhance bicycling throughout Danville’s streets and trails.

Below is a map of Danville's bike routes, paths, lanes, and trails.