Mayor's Bike Ride
September 22, 2020
Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan is inviting all bicyclists to participate in the first ever Mayor’s Bike Ride event. The Mayor’s Bike Ride is to encourage biking in Ocean City and to provide awareness on the Town’s goal to become recognized as a Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) through the League of American Bicyclists (LAB).
10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 22, 2020
The route begins at the Ocean City Life-Saving Museum at the far south end of the Boardwalk and proceeds north on the Boardwalk to 27th Street and back to the origin totaling 4.5 miles. (The Event is Free)
Masks are required during the ride. Helmets are optional.
The Town of Ocean City is actively working to improve safety while biking in the resort community.In addition, Ocean City hopes to continue to provide better infrastructure for promoting bicycle tourism activities, improve health and recreation and decrease traffic congestion and vehicle emissions.As part of these efforts, the City Council established an official Ocean City Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee (OC BPAC) in July 2018.The OC BPAC is comprised of 10 members, including a liaison from the Town Council, several town staff members, a representative from State Highway Administration (SHA), a representative from OCDC, as well as town residents and business owners. To learn more, visit: https://oceancitymd.gov/oc/ocean-city-bicycle-pedestrian-advisory-committee/.