Panel Presentation Tues. 8/5/2008: Big City Biking

Big City Biking

Tuesday, August 5, 2008
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark

With soaring gas prices and increased pressure to go green, biking in Chicago has become more popular than ever. Whether you're pedal pushing for transportation or recreation, get the lowdown on safety tips and resources for cyclists, as well as information on biking clubs and events. Learn about what Chicago is doing for cyclists during this discussion about biking in the City of Big Shoulders. Panelists include Owen Read of the Chicagoland Bicycle Federation, Howard Kaplan of the Chicago Cycling Club and Break the Gridlock, and tentatively Tanaisha Lee, Coordinator of Community Engagement and Outreach atthe City of Chicago Department of Environment.
Moderated by journalist Laura Washington.

Free admission