What is sustainability?
Meeting the needs of today's society without jeopardizing
the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
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Friday, May 17, 2013 - 7 - 9 AM
May is National Bike Month and the UAB Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center (SSC) and the Minority Health & Health Disparities Research Center (MHRC) are encouraging the UAB community to participate in the Birmingham Bike-to-Work Day to be held from 7 to 9 a.m. on Friday, May 17.
This annual event is organized by CommuteSmart and the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham to encourage cycling as an option for communing to work.
Participants can join an organized bike ride beginning downtown at Linn Park near the entrance to city hall, traveling through the downtown area and ending back at the park.
The event is free and open to anyone with a bike and helmet. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call Jeniese Hosey at 205-264-8406.