Town Officials look on as Blacksburg Mayor Arthur Walrath cuts the ribbon to officially open the town's first bikeway. The $107,600 route travels for more than three miles along roads, bike lanes and a newly completed bike trail. Pictured from left are Town Planner Bill Issel, Town Recreation Director Bill Winfrey, Town Manager Robert Stripling, Public Works Director Roy Short and the Mayor.
Blacksburg Mayor Arthur Walrath leads the way as town officials try out the new bikeway. The three-mile bikeway was officially opened yesterday with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Following the Mayor down the trail are Town Manager Robert Stripling and Town Planner Bill Issel (on the right).