We hope a lot of you enjoyed your bike commute to work today. Although the rain did not hold off at least it was not too cold. The Bike Lane helped out at The Reston Town Center, AOL, and Springfield pit stops. We saw a lot of our customers out there and we hope that many people are making bike commuting a part of their lifestyle. Fairfax County is trying to help. The Washington Post wrote a great article about the new Fairfax County Map! Stop in to check out the new map
From the Washington Post:
The Road Best Traveled
County’s New Map Guides Cyclists to Safe and Straightforward Routes
By Amy Gardner
Washington Post Staff Writer
Thursday, May 15, 2008; VA14
Cycling across Tysons Corner has been described as more dangerous than traveling from the Baghdad airport to the Green Zone. The same story unwinds across Fairfax County: Along Braddock Road, Lee Highway, Huntsman Boulevard and many other thoroughfares, cyclists put their lives in jeopardy trying to share the road with fast-moving traffic.