Richmond Bike Fiesta

From EBBC:

Fix the Cycle Presents: Richmond Bike Fiesta

This events aims to spread awareness and social engagement of health issues associated with safe bike riding.  The fun educational activities for youth and adults will take place in a friendly environment. There will be bike maintenance workshops and free repairs, cycling for health, road safety and awareness, healthy foods, and bicycling-focused booths. Professional cyclists will wow the audience with their expertise and skill. The Richmond Police Department will be running courses throughout the day. Bicycle parking will also be available.


A rendering of the bridge bike and ped path. This will soon be changed into another car lane if pro-car politicians in Marin and elsewhere have their way. Image: MTC/HTNB

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