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BPWG Inspiration

Bicycle and Pedestrian Inspiration

BikePed Inspiration

Ken Tippette retired from the Bicycle Program Manager position for the City of Charlotte in May of 2016. Mr. Tippette was an active member of the bicycle and pedestrian work group and frequently shared his knowledge and experiences with other bicycle enthusiasts and advocates from throughout the region. Since his retirement, he has twice traveled throughout Europe by bicycle, and chronicled his journey in a series of narratives entitled “Red Bags”. Click on the links below to read about his journey in further detail.