Throw this on the prodigious pile of Bike to Work Week Benefits: I gave two Bike to Work Week presentations at Moraine Valley Community College in May, both well attended by staff. At the second presentation, many aired the complaint that the college wouldn't allow bicycling just anywhere on campus, and in particular not on the multi-use, paved path circling the campus (much to nearby residents', as well as staff & student bike commuters', dismay). This was accepted as policy at the campus, particularly by campus police.
Karen McGinnis, Bike to Work Week participant and an executive assistant at the school, decided to ask around. Turns out that:
1. Bikes are allowed everywhere on campus
2. Bikes are allowed on the multi-use path
This is a reversal of...