Lake Shore Drive Closed To Cars Sunday Morning
20,000 Bicyclists Expected For Bike The Drive Event
Because starting at 5:30 AM on Saturday Sunday morning, the city will be close LSD, from Hollywood all the way to 59th Street for the ninth annual MB Financial Bank Bike The Drive event.
Instead of cars, buses and motorcycles speeding down the drive, an expected 20,000 bicyclists will pedal the 15 mile route.
The event is scheduled to end at 9:45 AM, but motor vehicle traffic won’t resume until 10:30 AM.
The event, is a fundraiser for the Active Transportation Alliance.