PRESS RELEASE From: Police Department Contact: Public Information Officer, Lt. Malcolm Dupre Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2003
City of Thibodaux 1309 Canal Blvd. Thibodaux, LA 70301 985-446-7214
THIBODAUX POLICE DEPARTMENT TO HOST A BICYCLE RODEO
Thibodaux Police Chief Howard Robertson wishes to announce that Thibodaux Police Department will host a Bicycle Rodeo at the Police Station located at 1309 Canal Blvd. in the city on May 31, 2003 from the hours of 9:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. The Rodeo is focused on promoting bicycle safety to children. The children will learn hand signals, how to avoid crashes, and the importance of always wearing a helmet when riding a bicycle. There will be a video presentation and a hands-on bike safety course.
There will be drinks and snacks provided along with a tour of our department building. An appearance by "McGruff" is also expected.