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City of Ames Iowa - Bike to Work Week Kick Off is May 16 20 April 2022 ( news )
City of Ames , state Iowa ( By Press Release office)
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Mayor John Haila and Ames City Council members will kick off National Bike to Work Week by hosting a free Bike Commuter Continental Breakfast from 7 to 9 a . m . on Monday , May 16 , in front of City Hall , 515 Clark Ave . The event is planned for outside but will move to the City Hall foyer if weather is a concern . Stop by for a breakfast snack and drink .
May is National Bike Month , and National Bike to Work Week is May 16 to 22 . Ames residents are encouraged to bike to work , school , or around their neighborhood . Bikin......g has health benefits , and it promotes sustainability by lowering a person’s carbon footprint . The week will end with the annual Mayor and City Council bike ride beginning at 9 a . m . on Saturday , May 21 , in the west parking lot of City Hall , 515 Clark Ave . Participation is free , and no registration is required . Helmets are strongly encouraged .
For more information on the City’s Bike Commuter Continental Breakfast , contact Susan Gwiasda , Public Relations Officer , at
susan . gwiasda@cityofames . org
or 515 . 239 . 5204 .
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