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Leonard gives remarks alongside PennDOT Secretary Leslie Richards and State Rep. Tom Quigley at press conference promoting PennDOT’s suburban bike lane pilots

Our Regional Planner Leonard Bonarek was recently invited to present at the upcoming Philadelphia Western Suburbs Trails Summit. The event is hosted by Friends of Haverford Trails, will be Saturday February 10 at 9am is in its 6th year of getting trail advocates from DelCo and neighboring areas of Chester and Montgomery Counties speaking with one voice to advance trail construction in Philly’s western suburbs.

Leonard will discuss BCGP’s recent trail (and on-road connector) progress as well as promote our upcoming advocacy efforts in the PA suburbs. Come join us!

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A graduate of the Restaurant School, Director of Development Alan Spooner began his culinary career in Philadelphia and New York, and then cooked his way out west. In Colorado he began biking the Boulder Creek Path to his job at the Bistro Morgul Bismark. When he moved to California, he worked as a pastry chef at the renown restaurant Chez Panisse in Berkeley and became a motorcyclist. One motorcycle crash and career change later, he began working at a non-profit in support of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.