POSTED: Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
UPDATED: Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 1:04pm
ASCENSION PARISH, LA — Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez proclaimed April as “Bike Month" in Ascension Parish.
President Martinez read the proclamation aloud during the parish council meeting on March 21.
According to President Martinez’ proclamation, Ascension Parish and the Capital Region Planning Commission will be promoting greater public awareness of bicycle operation and safety education in April, 2013 to reduce accidents, injuries and fatalities.