Bike Paths Added

POSTED: Thursday, May 14, 2009 - 6:17am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:58pm

Mayor Kip Holden announced several new bike routes in the Baton Rouge.

The initiative, triples the amount of bike facilities bringing the total to more than 67 miles of paths.

Holden said, he hopes it will encourage people to trade their gas pedals, for bike pedals.

Local cyclists said they have been pushing for these new routes for year, they just hope drivers are willing to share the road.