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Did you know about 9 percent of trips in Flagstaff are made by bike, which is much higher than the national average of just .8 percent? During Bike to School and Work Week, which runs May 20-25, you are encouraged to contribute to that high statistic by leaving your car parked and dusting off your bike for your work or school commute.
Flagstaff commuters are ditching the car keys for bicycle helmets May 21-26 to participate in this year’s Bike to Work Week, packed with events meant to get your wheels spinning.
A schedule of the week’s happenings is available online and includes daily contests, worksite competitions and breakfast stops.
Kicking the week off is Flagstaff’s community-wide Bike Bazaar on May 21 at Heritage Square featuring a bike swap, parade and games.
On May 24, NAU employees and students are invited to Bike to Breakfast and join the Environmental Caucus’s Transportation Action… Read more