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Bike to Work Day, May 26 2014

26 May 2014, Posted by Dayle Laing in Past Event Cycling

Bike Month in June kicked off with a cycling breakfast crowd in Brampton downtown’s  Garden Square, as Bramptonians biked to work on a perfect spring day.

KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA   Brampton Garden Square at dawn

Brampton Bicycle Advisory Committee had six of our volunteers staff a booth to encourage safe cycling in Brampton and to highlight our Bike the Creek event on June 21st and Celebrampton Bike Fest on June 14th.

2014 BBAC booth Bike to Work Day 2_750   BBAC booth

2014 Bike to Work Day Councillor Gael Miles_750   Councillor Gael Miles & Bike Patrol Officers

2014 Bike to Work Day 2_750   BBAC members & Councillor Elaine Moore

2014 Bike to Work Day David Laing BBAC_4_750   David Laing presenting the BBAC

message of better health, reduced traffic congestion, less infrastructure cost and environmental improvement as outcomes for more cycling in Brampton.

2014 Bike to Work Day speakers 2_750    Bike to Work Day speakers:

David Laing, BBAC; Peter VanSickle, Brampton Downtown Development Corporation; Louise Aubin, Region of Peel Public Health; Region of Peel Police Deputy Chief Daniel McDonald

Organized by Smart Commute Brampton Caledon, the City of Brampton, the Region of Peel, with support from the Brampton Downtown Development Corporation, local employees and residents are encouraged to Bike to Work today and every day!

Bike to Work 2014 logo

p.s. BBAC has learned since the event that we have some new converts to biking to work!

 

 

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