• Legislators Bike To Work Ride Tomorrow

    by  • May 9, 2011 • Events • 0 Comments

    FROM NEW CASTLE COUNTY!


    Departs from Polly Drummond Hill Shopping Center at 7:30AM (60 miles)
    • Departs from Middletown Square at 9:30AM (30 miles)
    • Ride Leader: Senator Dave Sokola

    FROM KENT COUNTY!

    • Departs from Lorenzo’s Restaurant in Clayton at 10:30AM (14 miles)

    FROM SUSSEX COUNTY!


    • Departs from Riverwalk Parking Lot in Milton at 7:45AM (37 miles)
    • Departs from Milford Superfresh at 8:45AM (24 miles)
    • Departs from Halls Restaurant at 11:00AM (6 miles)
    • Ride Leader: Jay Kirby

    A return bus ride from Dover back to Polly Drummond for 25 riders is available. Call 760-2453 to reserve a spot on the bus (space is limited).

    More details HERE.

    About

    James Wilson is the executive director of Bike Delaware. He is a member of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (by whom he was named the 2014 Professional of the Year, Nonprofit Sector), the Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Delaware Bicycle Council. He serves on the board of directors of Delaware Greenways and as the co-chair of the policy committee of the Advisory Council on Walkability and Pedestrian Awareness. He holds engineering degrees from Yale University and the University of Texas at Austin and is the only registered lobbyist for cycling and walking in Delaware. He helped create, and continues to lead Bike Delaware's participation in, the Walkable Bikeable Delaware campaign. During his tenure as Bike Delaware's executive director, Delaware advanced in the national Bicycle Friendly State rankings for five years in a row, farther and faster than any other state, ever. Delaware is now officially ranked as the #3 Bicycle Friendly State in America.

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