Bob’s Garage: Avid cyclist gears up to repair and gift donated bikes
December 2, 2020
When he offered to repair a couple bicycles for a neighbor, Bob Cofer could hardly have predicted the chain reaction it would create.
That act of kindness is now repeated many times each week at “Bob’s Garage” behind Stompin’ Grounds Coffee on the northeast corner of Sixth and Morris streeets.
An electrician who has worked major projects between here and the Caribbean, Cofer spends part of his free time – when not cycling himself – fixing and gifting donated used bicycles to La Conner area riders of all ages.
The magic he works creates good-as-new mountain bikes, crui...