This is an informational message from the Palo Alto Police Department regarding potential traffic disruptions tomorrow night (Friday May 20th) between 7:30pm and Midnight. An organized group of bike enthusiast has a planned bike ride through Sunnyvale, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and the Stanford Campus. Previous events have included up to one thousand riders. We do not anticipate any safety issues from the ride and Traffic Officers will be present.
However, it is anticipated that there will be significant traffic delays along the route as the riders pass through the City. The ride will impact roadways in and around El Camino Real, Park Blvd., Serra Street on the Stanford Campus, University Ave, Middlefield Road, Oregon Expressway, West Bay Shore Road, and Fabian Way. Motorists are advised to avoid those areas if possible. This concludes the informational message from the Palo Alto Police Department.