To support essential travelers during the COVID-19 public health crisis, CTDOT has launched a temporary program for food trucks to operate at highway Rest Areas in Danbury (I-84), Middletown (I-91), Wallingford (I-91) and North Stonington (I-95). Read more here: Food Trucks Temporarily Permitted at CTDOT Highway Rest Areas.

Bicycle and Pedestrian Dashboard

Decorative Line

Hartford Riverfront with Bicyclist

Transportation Initiatives 

Active Transportation Plan

Complete Streets Policy (Executive Order 31)

 Community Connectivity Program

Travel Resources

Search Connecticut Laws

  Safety Tools
  Design Tools

Watch for Me CT

Bike Walk Connecticut

Walk & Bike to School

Safe Routes to School Toolkit

Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety (FHWA)

Bicycle Safety (NHTSA)

Pedestrian Safety (NHTSA)

Distracted Driving (NHTSA)

Office of Safety (FHWA)

Safety Tips                                                       


CTDOT Bicycle Facility Design Guide (coming soon)

Bicycle and Pedestrian Travel Needs Assessment Form (BPTNA)

Multi Location BPTNA Table

Connecticut Interactive Bike Map

Connecticut Pedestrian Safety Guide

Design Resource Index (PBIC)

Achieving Multimodal Networks: Applying Design Flexibility and Reducing Conflicts (FHWA 8/2016)

Bikeway Selection Guide

Bicycle Facilities and the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices

Incorporating On-Road Bicycle Networks Into Resurfacing Projects (FHWA 3/2016)

  Other Links

Connecticut Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Board

CBPAB Public Meetings Schedules Agendas and Minutes

Sustainable Communities: Resources For Implementing Complete Streets

The National Center For Bicycling & Walking

Bike New Haven

CT Training and Technical Assistance Center

CTDOT Bicycle & Pedestrian Facebook Page

DEEP: Outdoor Recreation


To report maintenance issues on State Roads Only (striping, tree trimming, snow removal)

Maintenance Issues or Comments

For pedestrian and bicycle information only:

E-mail: Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator

or write to:

Connecticut Department of Transportation
Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator
P.O. Box 317546
Newington, CT 06131-7546