Local super-cyclist Chuck Hanson is on the agenda of this week’s Adelanto City Council meeting to talk about bike lanes in Adelanto. The meeting starts at 7:00 PM, and we’re urging all cyclists in the high desert to attend to support Chuck. Once there, you too can sign up to address the city council, and voice your opinion. The meeting is open to everyone, not just to residents of Adelanto.
Yesterday peopleforbikes.org surpassed 100,000 pledges in support of better bicycling in the U.S. Thanks everyone for quickly recognizing the value of the movement, signing the pledge, and spreading the word! They are well on their way to showing their elected leaders and the public that people across the entire country believe that bicycling is important and should be promoted.
The American Automobile Association (AAA) wants Congress to cut funds that support trail, biking and walking programs in order to funnel that money to the highway system. AAA has forgotten that bicyclists and pedestrians drive, support AAA, pay gas taxes and want balanced transportation systems that provide the choice to get around in a variety of ways.
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