Bike to Work

Autobahns and Bicycles: Bike to Work Day

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National Bike Month is a chance to showcase the many benefits of bicycling and encourage more people to give biking a try. But wait: Why do we need to encourage folks to ride their bike? In my native Germany, people are bicycle-friendly. I remember riding my bike to school every day. Many ride bicycles from barely out of diapers to well into their 80s. Seeing people on their way to-and-from school or work with a bicycle is a
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