Facilities

You can learn more about the different types of transportation facilities, markings, and related signage that the City of Wichita uses to help make getting around our community on a bicycle easier, safer, and more convenient.

General Information

You can use the Bicycle Facilities Definitions document (PDF) to learn more about the many different types of bicycle facilities discussed during the development of the Wichita Bicycle Master Plan.

Specific Facility Information

Diagram Showing a Sharrow (Shared Lane Markings)

Shared Lane Markings (Sharrow)

  • Benefits for Motorists: Sharrows serve as a reminder that you should expect to see bicyclists on the street.
  • Benefits for Bicyclists: Sharrows serve as a guide, indicating where it is recommended that you ride, which streets, and how to position yourself on the roadway. It is recommended that you ride directly over the sharrow symbol.