Campaign to ban bikes from rural roads in Iowas continues

Wed, Aug 5 2009 — Source: KCRG 9

Tensions flare as a new petition calls on state lawmakers to ban bicycling on certain roads. The Citizens for Safety Coalition of Iowa started circulating the petition about a month ago. Their 525 or so supporters want legislators to support a ballot initiative banning bikes from 30 thousand miles of state and county roads in Iowa. Those supporting this new petition are concerned about the safety of bicyclists using county roads.

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