The Reading Downtown Improvement District has set a side a day for center city employees to ride a bicycle to work.

The "Bike to Work Day" event is scheduled for Mon., May 13, according to the DID.

Participants will meet on the parking lot of the Target store at 4220 N. 5th St. Hwy. in Muhlenberg Township at 7 a.m., officials said. They will then bike downtown from there along a designated route.

Anyone interested in participating is asked to contact Marsha Muth at