Bike to Work Day http://wesa.fm en Grab a Bike and Head to Work Friday http://wesa.fm/post/grab-bike-and-head-work-friday <p>On Friday May 16<sup>th</sup> don’t be too surprised if you see a decrease in the amount of wheels on the road as people leave their cars at home for the day and bust out of their garages on two wheels.</p><p>It’s the 11<sup>th</sup> annual Bike to Work Day, which is part of National Bike Month. As part of the day, <a href="http://bikepgh.org/bike-to-work-day-2014/">Bike Pittsburgh</a> will be giving away breakfast and coffee to riders.</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 09:50:44 +0000 Jess Lasky 29083 at http://wesa.fm Pittsburghers Celebrate Bike to Work Day, Kick Off 'Car Free Fridays' http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburghers-celebrate-bike-work-day-kick-car-free-fridays <p>As part of National Bike Month, hundreds of Pittsburghers and cyclists from outlying areas commuted to work on two wheels Friday. It was the fifth year for Bike to Work Day in Pittsburgh.</p><p>Last year’s event saw about 550 people participate, numbers for Friday won’t be available until a later date. Russell Duff is from the Baldwin area and was at a relief station on the South Side for this year’s Bike to Work Day.</p><p>“I’ve been biking since I was 5-years-old," Duff said. "I’ve done BMX, freestyle, and I just can’t stay off a bike.”</p> Fri, 17 May 2013 16:08:08 +0000 Deanna Garcia 9734 at http://wesa.fm