May 2, 2013 | Volume 43, No. 17

Bike to School event

Bike to School Day will be observed in Haines on Wednesday, May 8.

Students participating are asked to meet at designated checkpoints at 8 a.m., then ride to school with other students and community members. Checkpoints include the following intersections: Third and View streets, Menaker and Comstock roads, Well Field Road and 1.5 Mile Haines Highway and FAA and Battle roads.

Haines Borough police will be at designated checkpoints, and will direct riders on safe routes. For more information, contact Lexie DeWitt at 766-6739 or ldewitt@hbsd.net. The event is sponsored by Mike’s Bikes and Boards and Sockeye Cycle.