Area residents are hosting an event in Crofton and other spots in the county Monday afternoon to raise awareness of cyclists' legal rights and responsibilities, according to an event posted on Facebook.
The event, being billed by organizers as a "peaceful demonstration," will take place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Rt. 50 and Rt. 424 in Crofton.
The Crofton event is one of four taking place in Anne Arundel County Monday in support of cyclists' rights. Supporters will also be gathering at from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Rowe Boulevard and Taylor Avenue in Annapolis; from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rt. 3 and the B & A trail in Glen Burnie; and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the intersection of Rt. 214 and Rt. 2 in Edgewater. Organizers say handmade signs are suggested but not required.