Residents in the metro area enjoyed a greener two-wheeled commute as an estimated 35,277 (registered and unregistered) riders traveled 623,705 miles – or 25 times around planet Earth - on Wednesday, June 27 for the region’s Bike to Work Day.  Biking is now the fastest growing mode of transportation in the region. In a 2017 Bike to Work Day follow-up survey, 38 percent of participants reported continuing to bike for commutes and other trips after the event.