“Bike riding is an extremely popular activity for residents of all ages. Helmets literally save lives. I am thrilled to partner with DOT to encourage safe cycling. I encourage everyone to come out on Sunday and get correctly fitted for a free helmet,” said Councilman Greenfield.
Councilman Greenfield is a leader in street safety. Greenfield has been a staunch advocate for Vision Zero, a citywide initiative aimed at lowering pedestrian deaths citywide. Greenfield has long encouraged the use of bike helmets on a citywide basis. Studies show that helmets may reduce head injury by as much 85% in case of bicycle accidents.