Warm Weather Biking Season is Here
The warm weather biking season is here. Here's a toolkit for gearing up:
- Bike Walk Week is June 4th to 12th.
- The grand opening of the RiverLake Greenway is on Saturday, June 11th.
- Minneapolis first Open Streets Cicolvía takes place on Sunday, June 12th.
- Participate in other local bicycling events.
- Nice Ride Minnesota bikes are on the street.
- A new Minneapolis Bicycle Map is available online and at Minneapolis bike shops and libraries.
- Brush up on rules of the road and Minneapolis bicycle parking regulations.
- More bicyclists equals safer bicycling. Read the Star Tribune story and look at the data (pdf) behind the safety in numbers theory.
- Become a facebook fan of the Bike Walk Ambassadors to stay up to date on bicycle goings-on.
Published Jul. 18, 2011