Advocacy Alerts

More highways cutting through Columbia?

PedNet recently took action on a very important (but kind of complicated) advocacy issue. You […]

Advocacy Alert: Give your input through climate survey

The City of Columbia is developing a Climate Plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and […]

Advocacy Alert: Tell Missouri State Parks you support building the Rock Island Trail

Missouri State Parks is considering whether to accept the donation of a 144-mile stretch of […]

Advocacy Alert: State of Missouri reconsidering Rock Island Trail

At the end of 2016, Governor Nixon announced that a 144-mile stretch of the former Rock […]

Advocacy Alert: Oppose increasing parking minimums downtown

The City of Columbia is in the process of updating the Unified Development Code (UDC), […]

Advocacy Alert: Katy Trail ATV bill voted forward through committee

State Representative Jay Houghton‘s bill that would allow ATVs and golf carts on the Katy Trail (HB 2047) was […]

Advocacy Alert: Bill to allow ATVs on the Katy Trail moving forward in the Missouri House

State Representative Jay Houghton recently introduced a bill (HB 2047) that would allow ATVs and golf […]

Advocacy Alert: Park Sales Tax Renewal

On Tuesday, November 3, 2015, Columbia residents will vote on the 1/8 cent renewable Park Sales Tax. If […]

Oppose Rep. Vicky Hartzler’s bill to eliminate funding for walking and biking

Our own U.S. Representative Vicky Hartzler has co-sponsored a bill to eliminate federal funding for […]

PedNet Awarded Missouri Foundation for Health General Support for Advocacy Grant

In October of 2014, we were awarded the General Support for Advocacy (GSA) grant from the Missouri Foundation for Health (MFH) for $150,000 over a two year period.