District 69 gears up for Bike to Work Week

The benefits of riding your bike to work cannot be overstated

PARKSVILLE — Organizers in District 69 are gearing up once again for Bike to Work Week — and they’re hoping more cyclists will take part.

The Oceanside Cycling Coalition announced they have organized a planning meeting for the event.

Bike To Work Week 2012, to be held from May 28 to June 3, is part of provincewide initiative to raise awareness of the benefits of cycling. It involves residents making the choice to lower their carbon footprint and increase their health.

The planning meeting is slated for Wed., Feb. 29 at 7 p.m. in the Parksville Pharmasave Seminar Room, located at 281 East Island Highway.

 

For details about Bike To Work Week and the Oceanside Cycling Coalition, visit www.oceansidecyclingcoalition.ca.