OCEAN CITY, Md. – On Tuesday, the Ocean Metropolis Council mentioned extending Bikefest, making it a ten day lengthy occasion.
Proper now, the occasion is about for September fifteenth by the nineteenth. The city is making an attempt to determine whether or not they need to prolong the occasion to both the weekend earlier than that, or the weekend after.
On Tuesday, council members expressed concern about having it the weekend earlier than, as a result of it will imply three September weekends could be occupied by motorcar occasions. Additionally they expressed concern about extending it to the weekend after, as a result of they assume having Bikefest coincide with H2Oi is perhaps too troublesome for legislation enforcement to deal with.
Mayor Rick Meehan stated, “The elephant within the room is the pop up occasion, it truly is. The way it impacts all of us, all people, the way it impacts the proposal. There’s simply an umbrella of issues below which we now have to have a look at and we now have to have a look at it in its entirety.”
Ultimately, the council didn’t decide on extending the occasion. They need legislation enforcement to fulfill and focus on, after which take issues from there