ACHD announces intent to hire bicycle, pedestrian program coordinator


    The Grove looking north up 8th Street in Boise on March 20, 2021. (Otto Kitsinger for Idaho Capital Sun)

    The Ada County Highway District announced it will add a bicyclist and pedestrian program coordinator to its team to better meet the needs of residents who walk or ride bicycles as their mode of transportation.

    The coordinator will play a large role in existing and future projects and will advise the highway district on best practices for cyclists and pedestrians, as well as influence policies that will serve the best interests of the public.

    The district said the position will be instrumental as it continues to serve Ada County and its increasing population.

    More information on the position will be released soon, according to the district, and the position should be filled by mid-May.

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    Kelcie Moseley-Morris
    Kelcie Moseley-Morris is an award-winning journalist who has covered many topics across Idaho since 2011. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Idaho and a master’s degree in public administration from Boise State University. Moseley-Morris started her journalism career at the Moscow-Pullman Daily News, followed by the Lewiston Tribune and the Idaho Press. She has covered city and county government, crime and courts, education and the Idaho Legislature. She has received awards from the Idaho Press Club for her reporting on the aftermath of a $4.5 million budget shortfall at Nampa School District, as well as her reporting on campaign finance. Her specialty is reporting complex subjects related to fiscal policy in a straightforward, understandable way. Born and raised in Boise, Moseley-Morris lives with her husband, their daughter, and a silly dog named Olive in Meridian. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling to new places, mostly for the food.