Multiple Sclerosis

Bike MS: Bay-to-Bay Tour to cycle through Del Mar

By Kristina Houck

Hundreds of people are expected to bike Oct. 18-19 to benefit multiple sclerosis in the annual Bike MS: Bay-to-Bay Tour. Starting in Irvine and ending in Mission Bay, participants will be coming through Del Mar from roughly 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 19.

In a unanimous vote, the City Council on Sept. 2 opted to co-sponsor the event in order to reduce permitting fees for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, a nonprofit that mobilizes people and resources to drive research for a cure and to address the challenges of people affected by MS. The $2,000 fee was reduced to $200, which will cover the administrative costs of issuing a...