Community: Slow Roll Buffalo’s Peace of the City Ride will Happen Tonight
This evening from 6:30 to 8 pm, Slow Roll Buffalo's Peace of the City Ride will be traveling along major streets Connecticut, Richmond, Delaware, Forest, West Ferry, including neighborhoods West, Elmwood Village and more!! Get all the details here and traffic information!
Please share word that tonight, free and inclusive, Slow Roll Buffalo's Peace of the City Ride starts at 6:30pm sharp from West Side Community Services at 161 Vermont Street, with a 10-mile roundtrip route including neighborhoods West, Elmwood Village, Forest & Grant-Ferry along major streets Connecticut, Richmond, Delaware, Forest, West Ferry & Grant; post-ride party with food, drinks and music from the West Side's own Ismail & Company.
Many riders will "Pedal For Peace," collecting pledges in support of Peace of the City's mission to give at-risk kids in Buffalo neighborhoods a safe and loving place to come that can teach them social, creative, life and educational skills. Pledge at www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/pedalforpeace2018.
Who: Thousands of bicyclists
What: Slow Roll Buffalo's Peace of the City Ride
When: Tonight - Monday, May 21st, meet at 5:30pm, roll at 6:30pm
Where: West Side Community Services, 161 Vermont Street
Why: Reconnect the City of Good Neighbors
In standard Slow Roll structure, the ride the cover 10 miles at a leisurely pace of around 10 miles per hour, with cyclists of all ages and skill levels guided by more than 100 Slow Roll Squad volunteers and a Buffalo Police Department motorcade. Two "mass-up" stops allow for regrouping while community stakeholders inform riders of history, events and issues in the immediate area. Slow Roll Buffalo will continue at a different weekly venue on Monday nights through October 29th.
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