PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Bicyclists held a rally along MLK Drive on Friday, hoping to keep it car-free. They met this afternoon at the Schuylkill Banks Pergola.Ericka Brair Killed In 'Crime Of Passion' Day Before She Was Due To Testify In Court
The city closed MLK Drive to cars back in March 2020. It gave residents more outdoor space during the pandemic.READ MORE: Ocean County Couple Among Those Missing In Building Collapse Near Miami
However, the city will reopen MLK Drive to vehicles in August.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Board Of Education To Officially Rename Andrew Jackson Elementary School
The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is asking the city to ban traffic permanently.