The unsafe conditions for bikers, pedestrians and motorists concerned LPA and exploration of how the community feels began with a three-month survey in 2021. 350 responses were received, 89% from the 87043 zip code. 78% of respondents support pursuing funding for bike and walking paths in Placitas. More details in a news post.
A work group has been formed including community volunteers and representatives from DOT, MRCOG and Sandoval County. This is a long term project beginning with a search for funding to do a feasibility study, which is the first step. Watch for reports, maps, etc. here.