A number of initiatives are underway currently to continue building the cycling culture and infrastructure in Mississippi Mills. These include:
Bicycle Friendly Community Status – Local partners are working together to aim for Bronze Status for Mississippi Mills in The Bicycle Friendly Community Award (BFC) Program of the Share the Road Cycling Coalition in Canada.
Eastern Ontario Active Transportation Summit – Details of the first summit held in Mississippi Mills in 2014, and the next to take place in Pembroke in 2015.
Mississippi Mills Family Bicycle Club – This new club promotes family cycling with fun, sociable rides and educational campaigns.
Bike Share Program – Right Bike is Ottawa’s community bike share service; Mississippi Mills will be home to the first rural hub for Right Bike.
School Travel Planning – Details of current efforts around supporting active modes of transport to and from the community’s schools.