600 bikes sell in three hours

Stanstead Journal - - AROUND TOWN - Sher­brooke, Len­noxville

Close to six hun­dred bi­cy­cles sold in only three hours at the City of Sher­brooke/Estrie Aide an­nual used bike sale, held last Satur­day at Estrie Aide, on Welling­ton Street. More than $17,000 was raised and it will all be in­vested back into the com­mu­nity. Or­ga­niz­ers are al­ready plan­ning next year’s Foire aux ve­los 2017, and any­one want­ing to do­nate a used bike can bring it to Estrie Aide, 345 Welling­ton South, Sher­brooke.

The City of Sher­brooke and Estrie Aide thank all the buy­ers, the mem­bers of the co­op­er­a­tive la Deraille who ad­justed the bikes for free, and the fifty vol­un­teers who helped all morn­ing.

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