Cycling Safety Week runs from May 28 to June 3 and was launched Monday evening at City Hall. A combined effort of the Barrie Cycling Club and the city’s Active Transportation Barrie’s (ATB) Walk or Wheel initiative, it intends to promote healthy alternatives to gas-powered vehicles. From left are Wendy Loevenmark, of the parks, planning and development office, Sherry Diaz, of the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, Robb Meir, president of the Barrie Cycling Club, Walter Fischer, parks, planning and development supervisor, Coun. Jennifer Robinson, Brendan Matheson, of the cycling club, and Erich Jacoby-Hawkins, of the ATB.
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