Bike To Work

Assemblywoman Pat Fahy shares a laugh with Albany Police Chief Eric Hawkins as Councilor Owusu Anane checks his cycling time outside the Down Tube Bike Shop.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Albany's annual bike ride to work was a wet one this morning.

What has become an annual spring tradition went on despite the rain...

An Albany police officer signals Mayor Kathy Sheehan it's time to ride down Clinton Avenue on Bike To Work Day 2018.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

It's become a rite of spring in New York's Capital City:  "Bike To Work Day."

mayor sheehan
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

A group of cyclists led by Mayor Kathy Sheehan celebrated Bike to Work Week Tuesday morning in Albany.

Mayor Leads Ride To Work

May 20, 2016
Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan rides to work.
Dave Lucas

Albany’s mayor and bicycle advocates rode to work this morning as part of bike week celebrations. Bikers got good weather for the annual ride.


As Albany gets ready to reconfigure busy Madison Avenue, some city residents will rally Monday for protected bike lanes.