Bike Safety Presentation & Ride

Monday, May 13

06:00 PM to 07:00 PM

West Lafayette employees will present on safe biking practices. There will be an opportunity to “Scout your Route” to find a path that is comfortable for you to ride where you need to go. There will also be a short group bike ride to show first hand how to ride on a trail, in a bike lane, and in a shared travel lane. Bring you bike and helmet to join.

The event will start at West Lafayette City Hall located at 1200 N. Salisbury St.
For more information contact Marcus Smith: msmith@wl.in.gov

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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.

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