Westport, with its farms, river and seaside charm has miles of excellent riding. The Bike/Walking Path Committee has been active in advocating for bicycle and pedestrian accommodations throughout the town.
Off the South Coast Bikeway near Westport Harbor and Horseneck beach the state has installed traffic buffered bike lanes all the way to Gooseberry Island.
The Westport Bike/Walking Path Committee has been actively lobbying the Planning Board, Select Board and Police Department to begin its portion of the South Coast Bikeway and advance to tier 2 – establishing a Prioritization plan for the Mass Complete Streets program. To learn more visit the Westport Complete Streets home page.
Westport, along with Dartmouth and New Bedford, has engaged SRPEDD to conduct the Closing the Gap Feasibility Study. This study will identify existing conditions and will identify routing options to connect Fall River to New Bedford through Westport and Dartmouth.