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National Bike Month is ‘ride’ around the corner

By April 27, 2017
Bike Month | TRWD

May is National Bike Month and celebrated in communities across the U.S. Established in 1956 and sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, these 31 days highlight the many benefits of bicycling.

Whether you bike to work or school; ride to save money or time; pump those pedals to preserve your health or the environment; or simply to explore your community, National Bike Month is an opportunity to celebrate the unique power of the bicycle and the many reasons we ride.

TRWD, along with the City of Fort Worth, Bike Friendly Fort Worth, Blue Zones Project Fort Worth, Fort Worth Bike Sharing and Fit Worth, is a proud sponsors of the annual event.

Important Dates:
Bike to Work Week: May 15-19
Bike to Work Day: May 19

Pick up a Bike to Work Day pin at a refresher station, and get discounts at Fort Worth businesses.

More information is available at http://fortworthtexas.gov/biketowork/.

Lake Current Level Conservation Level* Level Difference**
Arlington 549.93 550.00 -0.07
Benbrook 693.53 694.00 -0.47
Bridgeport 821.18 836.00 -14.82
Cedar Creek 322.00 322.00 0.00
Eagle Mountain 644.81 649.10 -4.29
Lake Worth 591.05 594.00 -2.95
Richland-Chambers 315.60 315.00 0.60
*Conservation Level: The permitted level of water an entity is allowed to hold in a lake. Any amount above the conservation level is used for the temporary storage of flood waters and must be released downstream.
**Difference: Amount above or below conservation level.
For more information read our daily reports or the TRWD Lake Level Blog.

Check out the TRWD OneRain portal for a visualization of this information and more.

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