annual Linn County Mayors’ Bike Ride, sponsored by Linn County Trails
Association (LCTA) will be on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015. The
8 mile route will start in Ellis Park (Cedar Rapids), go through
downtown Cedar Rapids, to Coe College, Cedar Lake Loop, back downtown
and finish in Ellis Park. There is also a 2.5 mile fun ride.
free, educational bicycle ride is organized annually as an opportunity
to showcase the continued need and development for multi-modal
transportation networks in Linn County. For some elected officials,
this is an opportunity to experience first-hand what it’s like to be a
bicyclist in Linn County. For bicycle enthusiasts, this is an
opportunity to show support for the development of trails in Linn
this event takes place in Cedar Rapids, it is an opportunity for all of
Linn County residents and elected leaders to advocate for trails.
is from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at the swimming pool parking lot at Ellis
Park on Ellis Boulevard. Opening ceremonies begin at 10:00 am and the
ride will start immediately after that.
This is an open route, with volunteers providing directional information. Helmets must be worn in order to participate.