Bike Month 2011: The Final Week!
Here’s a round-up of news during the last full week of Bike Month. The Mayor’s Ride in Charleston got lots of coverage–as it should have. We’re thrilled that he is throwing his support behind biking in Charleston.
5/20/11. Hilton Head is ranked as the #1 Memorial Day beach destination, recognized specifically for their bicycle-friendliness. (Reuters)
5/20/11. Charleston Mayor Riley crosses Ashley River on two wheels; leads 100 in Bike to Work Day! (Post & Courier)
5/20/11. On a bicycle built for two, officials pull together. (Anderson Independent)
5/21/11. Mayor Joe Riley leads cyclists on ride downtown. (Post & Courier)
5/21/11. Bicyclist dies after being struck by vehicle. (Post & Courier)
5/22/11. West Ashley cyclists band together for a ride across the river. (Charleston City Paper)
5/24/11. New study reveals health benefits of bicycling. (Post & Courier)