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Press Release
May 4, 2007
IMMEDIATE
2007 Five-Boro Bike Tour Takes Off on Sunday, May 6

Get rolling with the 2007 Commerce Bank Five-Boro Bike Tour!

The tour begins at 8 a.m. at Battery Park, travels through Manhattan, the Bronx, Queens and Brooklyn, through historic Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island and back to Battery Park.

These are the stations for bikers to use:
Brooklyn Bridge 45
City Hall R
Chambers Street 23
Chambers Street A
Chambers Street J

These stations will be closed:
Cortlandt Street R
Fulton Street northbound 45

These stations are open for customers (no bikes, please!):
Whitehall Street R
Rector Street R
Wall Street 23

Also note that 45 north bound service will skip Fulton Street.

Station agents will let customers with bikes through the service gate. Bikers should swipe their MetroCards and rotate the turnstile arm. Bikers should carry their bikes down the stairs, not roll them. We want everyone to be safe!

For more information on the Bike Tour, visit bikenewyork.org or call Tourline at 212-932-BIKE (932-2453). Transit customers may log on to www.mta.info and click on the Trip Planner banner for travel information and trip options.