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City of Lakeland Bike Then Work

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City of Lakeland Public Parking Lot D

249 North Kentucky Avenue

Lakeland, FL 33801

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Join us for the City of Lakeland's Bike Then Work event. Enjoy a scenic loop through Lakeland’s vibrant downtown.

About this Event

WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2019

7:30 a.m. Check-In

7:50 a.m. Welcome and Safety Briefing

8:00 a.m. Group Ride

The 2.8-mile, slow-paced ride will take approximately 20 minutes. The ride will be escorted by the Lakeland Police Department.

Helmets are strongly recommended. Per Florida law, any riders under the age 16 must wear a helmet..

WHERE: City of Lakeland Public Parking Lot D, 249 North Kentucky Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801 (next to Mitchell’s Coffee House).

WHO: This event is co-organized by the City of Lakeland, Bicycling in Lakekand, Downtown Lakeland Development Authority and Commute Connector, a program of the Florida Department of Transportation.

WHY: We are organizing this event to provide a free, fun opportunity for co-workers to try biking together during the Florida Department of Transportation's annual Mobility Week initiative October 25- November 1. Biking to work can be a great option for your commute, saving you money and improving your health.

FAQ's:

What are my transportation/parking for getting to and from Lot D?

Biking, carpooling, or riding transit to the event are encouraged. Participants are also welcome to drive to the event with their bike, if it’s too far to ride from home.

Citrus Connection bus routes 3, 12 and 22XL are one block away from Lot D on Pine Street. Contact Commute Connector at 866-585-RIDE (7433) for help planning your bus trip to the event.

Free parking is available until 9:00 am at the City of Lakeland Public Parking Lot D located at 249 North Kentucky Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801.

For additional parking information check out the interactive downtown map application: https://lakelandflorida.maps.arcgis.com/apps/View/index.html?appid=d30dd7fa2db34965b04488227a858bbe.

What do you need to bring to participate?

Once you complete the registration form at our Eventbrite page, your name will be added to the attendee List. We do ask that people participating in the bike ride visit the "REGISTRATION" table at the event to check-in.

Do I have to bring a printed ticket to the event?

No, you do not have to print a ticket to participate. However, each riders will be required to sign a waiver in person prior to the ride. We also require a waiver from a parent or guardian for anyone under the age of 18 to ride in this event. The parent/guardian should ride with the child during this event.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Questions can be directed to Commute Connector at 866-585-RIDE (7433) or by email at Info@CommuteConnector.com.

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249 North Kentucky Avenue

Lakeland, FL 33801

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