Bike to Work Week kicks off Monday

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Help conserve the environment by ditching the car and riding a bike to work for a week.

The annual Bike to Work Week kicks off Monday and it's intended to promote the use of bicycles for commuting. Benefits of riding a bike to work:

  • Eliminates hassles with parking.
  • Avoids rush hour congestion.
  • Reduces air pollution.
  • Provides great exercise.

The week will conclude with a breakfast 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Friday on the Purple People Bridge along with a celebration lunch 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in Washington Park.

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