Bike Tune-Up and Commuter Resource Fair

June 29, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
DUC (Mudd Field side)

Join the Office of Sustainability and Parking and Transportation Services in front of the Danforth University Center Thursday, June 29 from 11am-2pm for a free Bike Tune-up and Commuter Resource Fair! Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Have a free bike tune-up* by Francesca DeRanzo, owner and operator of our local Velofix mobile bike shop
  • Try out one of the front-mounted bike racks equipped on all Metro Buses
  • Learn more about the commuter support programs offered by Parking and Transportation Services
  • Get acquainted with the University’s self-service Fixit Stations
  • Pick up free bike bells, lights, maps, and guides
  • Browse a display of specialized commuter gear
  • Visit with representatives from Citizens for Modern Transit and Madison County Transit/RideFinders to learn about regional carpooling and public transportation support
  • Learn about how your office can become a Green Office and gain points for each employee that utilizes Alternative Transportation
  • Did you give up your parking permit this year? We have a free t-shirt for you! Receive your gift at the check-in tent.

We will be ready to talk about tips for ensuring you have a safe and comfortable active commute! If you will be bringing your bike for service, please RSVP here:  To learn more about Velofix, go to

Can’t make it? We will be holding two more Bike Tune-up and Commuter Resource Fairs this summer on July 14 and August 10.


*Due to limited slots for tune-ups, free tune-ups are available first-come, first-serve for WashU employees. Tune-ups cover basic maintenance only; bike owners may be referred to a bike shop if repair needs do not fit within the scope of the basic tune-up.