The effort to promote bicycling as an environmentally clean, fun and healthy way to get to work will include 100 pit stops throughout the region, where there will be food, bicycle tuneups and more.
Riding a bike through downtown D.C. can be stressful, to say the least. Cars weave in and out of traffic, buses pull in and out of stops and pedestrians don’t always wait their turn to cross the street. But on May 19, all of those obstacles go away.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.