Re-Riding History

Deadwyler inaugurated Civil Bikes with a group ride on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2014. Now she and her team run public and private biking and walking tours that visit Atlanta’s first park for African Americans, opened at a time when the city’s main green space, Piedmont Park, was segregated; the Auburn Avenue corridor, home to Atlanta’s historically Black business district and the birthplace of King; and more.

-Maya Kroth, Uncommon Path, Fall 2019


Posted: November 5, 2019



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