Bike to Work Day

Friday, May 18

07:45 AM to 10:00 AM

Raise your voice and community awareness for bike safety and commuting! Attend the Bike To Work Day proclamation and kick-off on the John T Myers Pedestrian Bridge near Tapawingo Drive in West Lafayette. Arrive 7:45 for coffee, bagels and other snacks. Provide feedback to our government representatives and bicycle police officers.

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Bike/Walk News

West Lafayette Now a Bicycle Friendly Community!

Nov 25, 2019

As of November 21st, the League of American Bicyclists has designated the City of West Lafayette as a Bicycle Friendly Community at the Bronze level. Thank you to everybody who took the survey and let the city know how to keep moving towards a bicycle friendly future!


Lafayette is located at 40°24′38″N 86°52′29″W (40.410585, -86.874681)[16] and lies in Fairfield and Wea Townships. Elevation at the court house is 550 feet (168 m), but city elevations range from a little over 500 feet (150 m) at the Wabash River to approximately 700 feet (210 m) in the areas of Murdock Park and Columbian Park.

According to the 2010 census, Lafayette has a total area of 27.74 square miles (71.85 km2), all land.

Source: Wikipedia