|Jean's bicycling is central|
She operates a B & B that is especially bike-friendly, the Century Bed and Breakfast on 17th Street just off State Street.
She's active with the Salem Bicycle Club, frequently has led rides, and at the October meeting talked about a trip from Chicago to DC this summer.
|SBC's summary of Jean's travelogue|
Perhaps her biggest sacrifice was getting behind the wheel of her minivan, which is outfitted with a cot and has tubs and hampers stowed underneath.The focus of the story is on the disruption caused by the wildfires in California and her work at animal shelters caring for pets and helping owners reunite.
She logged 275 carless days in 2018 and is the frontrunner in Salem Bicycle Club’s annual competition.
“The less I drive the less I want to drive,” said Brougher, whose primary mode of transportation is a bike.
But she has a rich life of many dimensions more than merely that.
Check it out! And if you have a chance to meet her, be sure to do so.