Saturday, March 07, 2009

The Delaware Bike Summit Opens Up Registration

As we head off to Washington next week for the National Bike Summit the state of Delaware has opened up registration for the Delaware Bike Summit on Friday April 24th.

The Keynote Speaker will be Michael Ronkin Former Bicycle Pedestrian Coordinator for Oregon DOT. Other speakers include LAB President Andy Clarke, BCGP Bicycle Ambassador Coordinator Breen Goodwin and Penn Police Bicycle Patrol Lt. John Washington. Invited elected officials include DE Governor Jack Markell, Congressman Mike Castle and Complete Streets champion Senator Tom Carper.

The summit takes place at Del Tech's Terry Campus 100 Campus Dr, Dover, DE from 8AM to 5:00. Admission is free. DART First State Route 301 bus carries bicycles and serves Del Tech. Leaving from the Wilmington Amtrak station at 6:10AM with a return bus leaving DelTech at 6:05PM.