Owen kicks off 2011Summer Bike Tour with a visit to the Bashford Manor area.
Friday July 8, 2011
For Immediate Release:
Louisville MEtro COuncil
Contact: Tony Hyatt 574-4137/526-3622
This weekend, Councilman Tom Owen will continue his traditional Summer Bike tour of visiting ten neighborhoods’s in District 8 before the summer is over. The first stop will be the Bashford Manor area on Sunday, July 10th.
“With a notebook in hand and willing ear for citizen concerns, I’ll ride every street in the Highlands” says Owen. “This is nothing formal, just a chance to meet and greet neighbors where they live.”
Owen began the bike tours a few years ago in an effort to make himself assessable to the people of District 8.
Dates and neighborhoods for this year’s summer bike ride-by are:
July 10 – Bashford Manor
July 17 – Upper Highlands
July 24 – Belknap
July 31 – Highlands Douglass
August 7 – Deer Park
August 14 – Bonnycastle
August 21 – Original Highlands
August 28 – Cherokee Triangle
September 4 – Tyler Park
September 11 – Strathmoor Manor
If you’d like Councilman Owen to stop by your house for a chat, contact his office at 574-1108 to set a date and time. Please call at least ten days before he is scheduled to ride your neighborhood.
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