Greetings C-U bikers and walkers!
Champaign County Bikes (CCB) and C-U Safe Routes to School Project are co-sponsoring a special family friendly event taking place at 10:15 a.m. onThursday July 4th in the State Farm Center (formerly Assembly Hall) Parking Lot. Kids ages 5-14 can stop by with their parents/guardians to decorate their bike, or can bring a bike already decorated and enter to win the contest for ‘Best Decorated Bike!’ (Note: there will be more than one winner.J) Judging will occur at 10:45 a.m. Kids are also welcome to ride in the parade with CCB and SRTS if accompanied by a parent or adult.
The theme of this year’s Freedom Celebration Parade is United We Stand, Proudly We Serve. Cycling safety information and helmet fitting will also be available from 10:15 – 10:45 A.M.. More information about the event can be found online at www.cu-srtsproject.com.
Hope to see you on the 4th!
Cynthia Hoyle – C-U Safe Routes to School Project
Jeff Yockey – Champaign County Bikes