Everything you wanted to know about motorized and non-motorized transportation. Want to know what transportation projects are proposed for Kootenai County, how much projects will cost, and when they will start? The goal of this blog is to educate the public on all transportation-related issues in Kootenai County.
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Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Wow...Imagine shifting the Gears of your Bicycle with Your Mind!
It's your best guess how fast technology will advance in the next twenty years. A company called Deeplocal is currently working on a Prius X Parlee bicycle that will allow you to shift gears with merely your thoughts and of course the neurotransmitters in your bicycle helmet ! It is a joint venture of Deeplocal; Parlee Cylces and Toyota.
Kootenai Metropolitan Planning Organization (KMPO) is the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Kootenai County, Idaho. Federal law requires urbanized areas with populations exceeding 50,000 people to have an MPO. KMPO was formed in 2003, to provide coordinated transportation planning within Kootenai county for the public, cities, small towns, the county, the state, transit providers, and the Coeur d'Alene tribe.
KMPO's Board of Directors oversees KMPO for Kootenai County, ID. KMPO's Executive Director and Staff are responsible for day-to-day operational and administrative needs.