With increasing gas prices an increasing number of people are turning to bicycles for short distance trips around their hometowns. By riding bikes, carbon emissions and pollution are reduced, people are healthier, and less people in cars reduces traffic creating a better environment for everyone.
There are several ways to promote bike riding in a community. Incentives are always appreciated and programs started by employers to encourage people to ride to work are effective. Employers can provide secured storage for bicycles during the day and locker rooms, and possibly even showers, for employees to (more…)