Bike to Work Day Raises Awareness for Alternative Forms of Transportation

Lynchburg, VA - There were a few less cars on the roads Friday morning as folks across the nation traded their vehicles for their bikes.Bicyclists left Riverside Park and rode in the Rivermont bike lanes toward downtown. RIDE Solutions helped organize this event. The national "Bike to Work or School Day" is all about awareness for alternative forms of transportation. Those we spoke with also say it's good exercise, relieves stress... and is fun.That film festival at Riverviews Art Space starts at 6:30 and is free.