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Two students help launch William and Mary Bike Initiative to encourage riding instead of driving

Two students help launch William and Mary Bike Initiative to encourage riding instead of driving

WILLIAMSBURG — Elaborate fix-it stations, new bike racks, a cycling class and the beginning stages of a bike share and bike shop are all recent additions to the William and Mary campus thanks to a pair of students.

The Bike Initiative, an independent committee, began in November when Student Assembly members Brianna Buch and Gabriel Morey saw a need for improved cycling infrastructure on campus. The pair reached out to Williamsburg Area Bicyclists, a group of bike enthusiasts, and local bike shops to gather support and ideas.

They worked with the College's Director of Parking and Transportation Services, Bill Horachio, and Associate Director of Operations at the Sadler...

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