In support of the cycling community in the Santa Clarita Valley, the city is launching a bike safety campaign, to remind all vehicles to share the road and be aware of their surroundings to avoid collisions.
The newly formed Santa Clarita Valley Bicycle Coalition, the local chapter of the Los Angeles County Coalition, supports safer conditions for cyclists in the SCV and is supporting the city's 11th annual Bike to Work Day Challenge on Thursday.
Mayor Bob Kellar, Councilmember TimBen Boydston, city staff and community members gathered at the corner of Golden Valley Road and Centre Pointe Parkway on Tuesday morning to break ground for a new four-mile bike trail extension.
AEG announced the start list for the 2013 Amgen Tour of California, Friday, which will include 128 riders from 16 professional cycling teams. The race begins on Sunday and will pass through Santa Clarita on Tuesday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 15.