- Idea: Pittsburgh could host a bike race within the city's limits.
- The bike is a great tool for tansportation.
- The tour is more about going into various neighborhoods, and not sitting as a spectator glued to one field of play. The bike tour itself leads people through the streets of the city.
- Menioned at the Idea Roundup hosted by the Sprout Fund.
- Pittsburgh had a bike race, The Thrift Drug Classic, and it went away when Tom Murphy was mayor.
- A Tour de Burgh? Ideas abound for city as mentioned in the P-G in September, 2006 Projects touted to make region more livable.