Day 100: Mayoral Candidates Bike Forum – April 14

13 04 2010

Image courtesy pedbikeimages.org / Heather Bowden

 

Tomorrow night, April 14 at 6:30 the Louisville Bicycle Club will hold a Mayoral Candidate Forum at The Clifton Center, 2117 Payne Street, in the Crescent Hill neighborhood. 

This fall, Louisville will elect a new Mayor. Our current mayor, Jerry Abramson, is a cyclist himself and has been very supportive of the cycling community. This forum will give mayoral candidates an opportunity to share their ideas about the future of bicycling in Louisville. 

As a community, we need to know where the candidates stand on the issue of cycling as well as other issues. We all have a stake in the upcoming election. Whether you are a newbie cyclist such as myself, or a commuter, a racer or you cycle to improve your health, a full house at tomorrow’s forum will help send a message to our next mayor – cyclists are an important part of this community and we need to let the candidates know that we make our voices heard (and that we vote). 

Various local bike clubs will be in attendance and the event is open to the public. 

There will be secure bicycle parking at The Clifton Center. There will also be a meet-and-greet session with light refreshments after the forum, to allow the attendees to meet the candidates. 

Join us at the Clifton Center tomorrow night: 2117 Payne Street at 6:30 p.m. 

Today’s starting weight: 149 

Breakfast:
— Chocolate, peanut butter, banana smoothie = 385 cal. 

Lunch:
— Grilled cheese sandwich on whole wheat = 431
— Chips = 150
— Iced tea = 0 

Snack:
— 1 package Elfin crackers = 250 

Dinner (stir fry cooked at home):
— Chicken breast (grilled) = 120
— 1 cup brown rice = 218
— 1/2 cup steamed broccoli = 22
— water = 0 

Snack:
— Fat free chocolate pudding cup = 60 

Exercise:
— 15 minute walk (with the dog) = 41 calories burned
— 31 minute bike ride at 12 mph average (hill practice) = 248 calories burned 

Life is a journey. Enjoy the ride! 

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14 04 2010
Day 101: Rootein Habit Tracker « Cyclingproject365

[…] attended the Mayoral Candidate Bike Forum tonight which was sponsored by the Louisville Bicycle Club. I’m not great at judging crowd […]

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