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Terrace council takes to two wheels

TERRACE CITY council got into the Bike to Work Week spirt by two-wheeling to city hall May 28. At left is mayor Dave Pernarowski, corporate administrator Heather Avison, councillor Marylin Davies, councillor Lynn Christiansen, councillor Stacey Tyers, councillor Bruce Bidgood and executive assistant Alisa Thompson. - LAUREN BENN PHOTO
TERRACE CITY council got into the Bike to Work Week spirt by two-wheeling to city hall May 28. At left is mayor Dave Pernarowski, corporate administrator Heather Avison, councillor Marylin Davies, councillor Lynn Christiansen, councillor Stacey Tyers, councillor Bruce Bidgood and executive assistant Alisa Thompson.
— image credit: LAUREN BENN PHOTO

TERRACE CITY council last night got into the swing of Bike to Work Week by pedalling to the council meeting.

At last count 29 teams had registered at www.biketowork.ca.

The week culminates Friday at the west end of of the Skeena Mall parking lot with a barbecue for participants.

All those participating in Bike to Work Week are invited to come down for the BBQ, prizes and more. The BBQ will take place between 4‐7pm.

Terrace is one of many communities ramping up for Bike to Work Week. Residents from across BC, from Prince George to Campbell River are seeing a high level of interest this year.

The Skeena Mall parking lot is also the location of a community bike rodeo taking place from 4-7 pm.

Organized by the Terrace RCMP, the bike rodeo is a hands-on, interactive day, designed to teach children fundamental biking skills, road safety, and rules of the road.

Bike rodeos take place across the province of BC and are conducted in a safe and positive environment. This is a free event open to all youth of all ages.

All participants will receive a prize bag and a hotdog and drink. The fire department will be stamping all bikes with a security number.

There are door prizes and other prizes as well.

 

 

 

 

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