CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Dan Esty will join bicyclists from the East Coast Greenway, Farmington Valley Trails Council and the Farmington Canal Rail-to-Trail Association on Saturday, June 29 for a 56-mile bike ride from New Haven, CT to Southwick, MA ---- most of which is on an extensive trail system with only a few sections on local roads.
The bike ride will begin at 8:00 am -- at the southwest corner of New Haven Green near the bicycle inventor Pierre Allemande’s commemorative plaque at Chapel & Church Streets. The projected end time for the ride will be 2:00 pm in Southwick, MA. Click here for route stops and projected timeline.
Press conferences will take place along the way:
Want to ride the complete 56 miles? Space is limited on the return bus to New Haven. Sign-up now by contacting Pete Salomone at: email@example.com
For further information about Commissioner Esty's participation please contact Cyndy Chanaca, DEEP Office of Communications at: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Send us your bike walk related news and time permitting, we'll do our best to post it.