Summer Streets 2008

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Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Jay-Z are teaming up to remind New Yorkers that they can take over the streets this weekend. (MyFoxNY)

SUMMER STREETS (click here for PSA video)

Summer Streets will take place for 3 consecutive Saturdays in August:

August 9
August 16
August 23
7:00 am – 1:00 pm

The route will connect the Brooklyn Bridge with Central Park and there will be recommended connections to the Hudson River Greenway, allowing participants to plan a route as long or short as they wish. (NYC Streets)

Some activities include:

Bike helmets giveaway
When: 9:00 a.m. until noon on August 9th, 16th and 23rd
Where: 24th Street and Park Avenue

Learn how to ride a bike
Crunch Gyms fitness classes
Bike Repairs

*For more information or to request posters and postcards to help spread the word visit: NYC Streets or email summerstreets@leaddogmarketing.com

*Fun Fridays*