Lewes Mayor Ted Becker proclaimed May as Bike Month in Lewes and announced that May 10 is Bike to Work Day.

Becker is encouraging citizens to use their bicycles to go to work or school or to run errands and leave their cars in the garage.

The mayor invites cyclists to ride with him for a ceremonial drive through Lewes at 8 a.m. May 10, beginning at 205 Second St.

Those who register at City Hall by May 1 will receive a free T-shirt.