Saddle up, people!
Feel better. Over 75% of people who switch from sedentary commuting to cycling improve their heart, lungs and blood vessels greatly in 6-8 weeks.
Save Time. Bicycling is faster than other modes when traveling distances under three miles.
Go green. Cars are the single largest source of U.S. air pollution. When bicycling is substituted for short auto trips, 3.6 lbs of pollutants are kept from being emitted into the atmosphere.
Save green. Bicycling can help you save money by lowering your gas bill. Cyclists can store bikes on Lextran buses for a bike-and-ride commute.
Lexington’s Division of Engineering is seeking public input on construction of the West Hickman South Trail located in Veterans Park. An informational open house about the project will be held Tuesday, June 20 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Twin Pines Christian Church, 1139 Tanbark Rd.