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Congressman Brad Schneider

Representing the 10th District of Illinois

Rep. Schneider Invites Constituents to Join in Bike Ride Through Tenth District

September 12, 2017
Press Release
Schneider and constituents will “Bike the Tenth” on a 16-mile loop through Lake County

Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) today announced an upcoming bike ride open to constituents of Illinois Tenth District.

Participants will bike with Congressman Schneider on a 16-mile loop beginning and ending at the Round Lake Beach Metra Station. The group will also stop by Something’s Brewing Café in Grayslake for refreshments and a mini-town hall with Schneider, and visit the Round Lake Public Library during the library’s 45th anniversary celebration. Non-bikers are invited to join at these two stops.

This event is open to the public. Please RSVP online.

Helmets are absolutely required for all riders. The route includes 8 miles on paved trails, 2 miles of packed gravel in Rollins Savanna and 6 miles on local roads.

The ride will begin promptly at 9:00am; please arrive early and be ready to ride by 8:45am.

 

Bike the Tenth ScheduleRide Route

8:30 AM – Attendees gather and prepare to ride

Round Lake Beach Metra station

(680 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073)

 

8:45 AM – Ready to roll

 

START 9:00 AM

Ride 4.6 miles to first stop (20-30 min.)

 

9:25 AM - STOP 1 - Something’s Brewing Café
(1126 E Washington St, Grayslake, IL 60030)

 

9:50 AM - Ride 7.8 miles to second stop (45 min.)

 

10:35 AM – STOP 2 - Round Lake Public Library
(906 Hart Rd. Round Lake, 60073)

 

10:55 AM - Ride 3.4 miles to end/start point (20 min.)

 

FINISH 11:30 AM - Round Lake Beach Metra station
(680 Civic Center Way, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073)

 

Thank you to the following organizations for their help in organizing and publicizing this ride:

  • Lake County Bicycle Meetup
  • Bicycle Club of Lake County (BCLC)
  • Round Lake Bicycle Group
  • Bike Illinois
  • Active Transportation Alliance