Simsbury – Silver

The Town of Simsbury received its Bicycle Friendly Community Status – first in spring 2012 at the Bronze level and then in fall 2014 it was upgraded to Silver. Its new Silver status is characterized by a bicycle plan that is currently being implemented, a very active bicycle advisory group as well as a bicycle advocacy group, good public education efforts including 59% of the local schools offering bicycle education and 35% of arterial roads with bike lanes.