Penn to Kick-off Bicyclist and Motorist "Share the Road" Campaign

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Media Contact:Jeanne Leong | | 215-573-8151March 19, 2009

WHO: Chief Mark Dorsey, Penn Public Safety
Lieutenant John Washington, Penn Public Safety
Andy Dyson, Neighborhood Bike Works
Breen Goodwin, The Bicycle Coalition
Charles Carmalt, Philadelphia office of Transportation & Utilities

WHEN: March 24, 2009, 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: 34th and Walnut streets

Penn Public Safety kicks off its educational campaign to promote safe travel and cooperation between bicyclists and motorists and to promote the need to share the road.

This event will focus on educating bicyclists and motorists of basic safety practices and city and state laws.

Penn Public Safety’s brochure, “Driving and Cycling Safety on Penn’s Campus,” is available at