Forward Pinellas Calls for New Committee Members

~~ Help shape a safer Pinellas County by joining one of our committees ~~

 PINELLAS COUNTY, FL — Are you concerned about getting around safely? Do you have an interest in how we address traffic congestion, bike path development and safety, or the ability to easily travel? This is your chance to serve as an advocate and get involved in what happens in your community! The Forward Pinellas Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) and Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) are looking for enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers to serve on the committees.

Committee members provide direction on issues, plans and policies that create a safer, more equitable, accessible Pinellas County. Responsibilities of BPAC members include advocating, practicing, and promoting bicycling and walking safety. The CAC serves as a gathering space for public input on transportation and land use plans and programs of Forward Pinellas. Learn about Forward Pinellas’s Committees HERE.

Committee members reflect different geographic areas and demographics with diverse knowledge and expertise who will work alongside professionals from various state and local governments to make recommendations to the Forward Pinellas Board.

Typical committee meeting times are as follows:

  • Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC) – Third Monday of each month from 8:30 – 10:30 am in downtown Clearwater.
  • Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) – Fourth Thursday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00 pm in downtown Clearwater.



Applications are being accepted until filled. Applicants must be residents of Pinellas County and commit to physically attend monthly meetings in-person. Representatives of each committee serve a maximum of two four-year terms.

Complete the application online: CLICK HERE.


Print the applicationCLICK HERE, and submit the completed application by e-mail, fax, or mail.


Fax: (727) 464-8212

Mail: Forward Pinellas, 310 Court St., Clearwater, FL 33756.


The public is welcome to attend all Forward Pinellas committee meetings, regardless of membership.

For more information about the Forward Pinellas’s committees, including members and meeting information, please visit:




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